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The Irish Historic Towns Atlas (IHTA) project was established in 1981. The aim of the project is to record the topographical development of a selection of Irish towns both large and small. Each town is published separately as a fascicle or folder and includes a series of maps complemented by a detailed text section. The Irish Historic Towns Atlas is part of a wider European scheme, with towns atlases containing broadly similar information available for a number of countries. Thus Irish towns can be studied in their European context.
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IHTA Seminar 2016: Medieval Townscapes: comparative perspectives through the Irish and British historic towns atlases
Galway c.1200 to c.1900: from medieval borough to modern city now available.
To: Sunday, 25 September 2016
Youghal Celebrates History focuses on the Irish Historic Towns Atlas for this year's conference.
On Saturday 29 October 2016, Paul Walsh will deliver a free illustrated lecture on Galway's history in Galway City Museum as part of the launch of Irish Historic Towns Atlas no. 28, Galway/...
An exhibition on Irish Historic Towns Atlas, no. 28 Galway/Gaillimh by Jacinta Prunty and Paul Walsh will be on display in the Galway City Museum from 1 November 2016.
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