TheSligoFieldClub(SFC)isavoluntaryorganisation.TheobjectivesoftheSFCaretopromoteinterestinthe environment,bothnaturalandman-made,throughlectures,guidedfieldtripsandothermethodsconsideredappropriate.The generalareasofinterestoftheSFCareArchaeology,History,NaturalHistoryandthequalityoftheenvironment.TheClub aimstointerestthegeneralpublicinitsobjectivesandwelcomesMembersfromallwalksoflife,familymembershipbeing particularlyencouraged.SFCachievestheseobjectivesbymeansoflectures,guidedfieldtripsandanyothermethod consideredappropriate. Anannualprogrammeofeightmonthlylecturesonrelevanttopicsbynationalauthoritiesisprovided, together with a selection of evening, afternoon and full day field outings. Weholdanannualprogrammeofninemonthlylecturesonrelevanttopicsbynationalauthorities,togetherwitha selectionofevening,afternoonandfulldayfieldoutings.DuringNationalHeritage WeektheSFCprovidesseverallecturesand outings. All of these events are free of charge to members and visitors. Since2009theSFChasorganisedanannualweekendthemedconferenceentitledCelebratingSligothethemesbeing specifictoSligo;e.g.400YearsoftheBoroughtocelebratetheCharteroftheBoroughofSligoorACelebrationofSligo Families in the Year of the Gathering.All Sligo Field Club monthly lectures take place in the Sligo Education Centre, IT Sligo campus unless otherwise notified. Details of lectures are usually announced in the Sligo Champion and Weekender. All the latest SFC news and updates can be found on our website and Facebook.
•The SFC annually holds a programme of nine monthly lectures on relevant topics by national authorities.•A selection of evening, afternoon and full day field outings. •An annual conference. •Organize special events •As as well as participating in many events arranged by other groups and organizations
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You can write with your membership intentions to Larry Mullin (Hon.Tres.) Ballinode, Sligoor purchase your membership online here.For More Details : or Phone 086-0579511
2019 Student/UnemployedSubscription to the SFC @ €20 2019 Single Subscription to the SFC @ €302019FamilySubscriptiontotheSFC@€40
SFC Journal Volume One €25 includes P&P
SFC Journal Volume Two €25 includes P&P
SFC Journal Volume Three €20 includes P&P
SFC Journal Volumes One,Two, Three €65 includes P&P
A Souterrain in a Midden at Culleenamore, A Chair for Dubhaltach Mac Fhir Bhisigh, The ‘Poets Chairs’ at Skreen, Mac Fhirbhisigh Memorial: Unveiling, Evidence for Surnames in Sligo Placenames, Jones Family, Benada Abbey, Co. Sligo, German Perceptions of Sligo: 1850s, Col. W.G. Wood-Martin, 1847 – 1917, Marine Debris Along the Sligo Coast, Death’s-head Hawk-moth in Co. Sligo, An Interview with Jack Flynn
Bunduff Four-poster, A Sand Dune or Mound, Moytara Stone Axheads, A Priest, A Cairn and a Bead, A Violent Death in Medieval Sligo, The Place Name Bradullen, Sligo Salt Industry : 1700-1850, Map of Sligo Gas Network in 1861, Gulls of Sligo Town, Dragonflies and Damselflies of Sligo, Yeats International Summer School,
SFC Logo and Carrowntemple, Doonshaskin Court Tomb, Farranyharpy Passage Tomb, Ballydawley Stone Heads, Killarron Church Donegal, Symbolism of Medieval Griffins, Red Earl's Road and Bothar an Corrann, Carns Cave Sligo, Source of the River Moy, The Armada in Sligo: Stáid or Ahamlish?, Business in Sligo: An Historical Overview, Sligo Soldiers and Jalandhar, Barium Consolidated 1928, Robert Warren Naturalist, Butterflies and Moths of County Sligo
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Sligo Field Club Journal Vol 4 Articles Richard B. WarnerThe Silver Thistle-Brooch from TiratickFiona DohertyMonuments in BallynagloghConchubhar Ó CrualaoichSurnames in Sligo Placenames IIJim HigginsA Portrait Head of Pope Eugenius IVMartin A. TimoneyThe Bastioned Fort on Coney IslandElaine ConroyRev. Dean Edward Newenham HoareLeesa WheatleyGerman-Danish Views of Sligo in the 1830sDon C.F. Cotton and Mervyn GawleyRobert Warren (1829-1915)Aideen M. IrelandWood-Martin and WakemanMartin A. TimoneyThe Land League House of 1886, BreeogeJohn MullaneyForgotten Sweet Shops of SligoGary BurkeSligo Gaol and Sligo Women in 1916David McNicholas and Mícheál CaseyRaven Monitoring in Co. SligoDon CottonMarine Megafauna of the Sligo CoastNiamh MacCabeTor Mór’s Trinity Knot
The Silver Thistle-Brooch from Tiratick, Monuments in Ballynaglogh, Surnames in Sligo Placenames II, A Portrait Head of Pope Eugenius IV, The Bastioned Fort on Coney Island, Rev. Dean Edward Newenham Hoare, German-Danish Views of Sligo in the 1830s, Robert Warren (1829-1915), Wood-Martin and Wakeman, The Land League House of 1886, Breeoge, Forgotten Sweet Shops of Sligo, Sligo Gaol and Sligo Women in 1916, Raven Monitoring in Co. Sligo, Marine Megafauna of the Sligo Coast, Tor Mór’s Trinity Knot