Coleraine Historical Society’s First ZOOM Meeting
25 August 2020 – Discovering Mountsandel
Rachael Garrett has been Secretary of Mountsandel Discovery and Heritage Group (MDHG) since its establishment in 2017. She has a keen interest in local history and the archaeology of Causeway Coast and Glens. As a result, Rachael has pursued a career in heritage and has worked for organisations including the National Trust (historic houses), local museum services and Causeway Coast and Glens Heritage Trust.
Talk: ‘Discovering Mountsandel’ by Mountsandel Discovery and Heritage Group
In this talk Rachael Garrett from MDHG discussed the works of the group and how they have attempted to raise awareness of the Mountsandel Story throughout the local community in recent years. The group’s progress and key projects were touched upon and the talk included an update on MDHG’s work with Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council to further development proposals for Mountsandel (the Mountsandel Blueprint). Talk was followed by a Q&A session. The of the group is very impressive.
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