Talk on Captain George Sprigg – Tramore Library

August 23, 2018 to August 23, 2018 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

George SpriggJoin us in Tramore Library on Thursday 23 August at 7:00pm for a talk by local historian, Paul Brent on Captain George Sprigg Royal Navy – his life and times as an anti-slaver.

As part of his Royal Navy career, George Sprigg captured over 40 slave ships and saved thousands of slaves. A Waterford man that is part of forgotten history.

This is a free event. Booking is advisable.

For information and bookings contact Tramore Library on 0761 102593.


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