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Monthly Archives: April 2016

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The Evacuation

By |April 29th, 2016|

This day 75 years ago Clifton House was quiet and deserted. Only once prior to this time had the house been completely empty – 1798. The army had cleared it in a rush in 1798 in a bid to flush out the radicals in Belfast at the time, however, this time the decision to empty […]

Dr William Drennan

By |April 25th, 2016|

Dr Drennan was a visiting physician to the Belfast Poor House.  He sought permission from the board to trial a smallpox inoculation on the children in the house 16 years before Edward Jenner published his paper on inoculation.

Dr Drennan was a man of many talents and this new exhibition in Belfast seeks to highlight just […]

Sir George Quigley

By |April 22nd, 2016|

A lovely piece about the late husband of the President of the Belfast Charitable Society, Lady Moyra Quigley.

http://www.newsletter.co.uk/news/george-quigley-was-a-great-man-who-devoted-his-life-to-a-small-place-northern-ireland-1-7344738

by Andrew Pollak

World Heritage Day

By |April 18th, 2016|

The International Day for Monuments and Sites(World Heritage Day) is held on 18 April each year around the world with different types of activities, including visits to monuments and heritage sites, conferences, round tables and newspaper articles.  The International Day for Monuments and Sites was proposed by the International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS) […]

John Davis of Windsor

By |April 1st, 2016|

This John Davis Clock sits in the main hallway of Clifton House. We hadn’t been sure how it had ended up in Clifton House.

John Davis of Windsor was a multi-generational clock maker from Windsor and they were hugely successful clock-makers and locksmiths. The supplied locks and clocks to Eton College and Baylis House in Slough. […]