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Ballyhalbert Historical Society
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Researching local history and archaeology
Researching local history and archaeology

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Annual Model Exhibition April 2015
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Exploris Latest: This is the latest posting from the Friends of Exploris facebook page : 
http://portaferrygala.co.uk/blog/?p=2950 

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Conference kicks off tomorrow- we're all so excited! We'll be livetweeting on both days - follow the fun on #CALive14 http://ow.ly/u3hFH

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Guinness World Book of Records database has just given the title of the “World’s oldest railway tunnel” to one recently investigated in Fritchley near Crich in Derbyshire. - See more at: http://www.wessexarch.co.uk/blogs/news/2014/02/20/derbyshire-railway-tunnel-gets-world-record#sthash.CVAJYevK.dpuf
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The Regional Development Committee at Stormont is to hold an inquiry into public transport company Translink.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-19906759

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World War I warship HMS Caroline is to stay in Belfast 

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-19914741

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19th May 1944 General Eisenhower, Allied Forces Supreme Commander arrived at Ballyhalbert en route for RAF Bovington.  
http://fb.me/1FKXHYjpn 

Ballyhalbert is a corruption of "Baile Thalbóid", the name taken from the Talbot family who settled in the area after the Norman invasion of Ireland.

Check out our website: www.ballyhalbert.co.uk
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