Added By: Sourcerer posted January 23, 2015 12:02 pm
Engineer Tim Joyce investigates the construction of the Boyne Viaduct at Drogheda and its reputation as one of Irelands greatest examples of Victorian industrial engineering. Architect Orla Murphy discovers the design of a 21st century bridge over the Boyne and Geographer Susan Hegarty explores 8,000 years of human settlement in the area.
Added By: Sourcerer posted January 12, 2015 9:44 am
Architect Orla Murphy investigates St Johns Cathedral and its gothic revival spire that dominates the skyline and represents the aspirations of 19th century Limerick. Geographer Susan Hegarty discovers the world famous qualities of the local blue limestone and Engineer Tim Joyce examines the citys relationship with the Shannon.