Athy, UK
October-November 2013




LAUNCHED: 14 July 2013.       LAST UPDATED: 24 October 2013


Click here to read some commentary on the trip and to see some photos. (Will be up after the trip.)


Accessed at least many times since 14 July 2013.


Rob's UK cell phone: 07979 005681 (new number as of 23 October 2013)

[If calling from overseas, drop the first zero and add the UK calling code: 44]


ROB'S ITINERARY (Tentative):

No Day Date Description/Activity Notes At Night
1Sunday 20 October Fly BOS-DUB Dep 9pm. EI138. Leave for Nashua by 1:30, take 3pm Boston Express bus to airport, arrive Logan at 4:20 pm. Have dinner. Phone: 1-800-639-8080.
2 Monday 21 October Arr Dublin: 8am Joe & Barbara's
3 Tuesday 22 October Dublin Joe & Barbara's
4 Wednesday 23 October Bus from Dublin to Belfast then to Jim and Geraldine's
Jim & Geraldine's
5 Thursday 24 October Northern Ireland Relaxing and touring JJim & Geraldine's
6 Friday 25 October To Athy Shackleton Autumn School, Athy Aurora House
7 Saturday 26 October Athy Shackleton Autumn School, Athy Aurora House
8Sunday 27 October Athy. To Arthur & Carol's Shackleton Autumn School, Athy Arthur & Carol's
9 Monday 28 October To Mullagh Lakeview House
10 Tuesday 29 October Mullagh Lakeview House
11 Wednesday 30 October Mullagh Lakeview House
12 Thursday 31 October Fly DUB-GLAS. Dep 10am. Arr 11:05am. EI3222. Rent car and drive to Falcon & Jane's. Have 3 car bookings; cancel 2. Falcon & Jane's
13 Friday 1 November Scotland Falcon & Jane's
14 Saturday 2 November Scotland Falcon & Jane's
15 Sunday 3 November Fly GLAS-LON Dep 1:20pm Arr 2:45pm BA1487. Union Jack Club
16 Monday 4 November London RGS lecture 6:30pm "All the World's Highest Mountains". Repeated on 5 Nov at Clothworkers' Hall., 7pm. Union Jack Club
17 Tuesday 5 November London Meet with Jill and Mark at 11am Union Jack Club
18 Wednesday 6 November To Cambridge in AM SPRI Archives in PM Warkworth House
19 Thursday 7 November Cambridge. To Mary Cavanagh's at end of day. SPRI. Archives AM and PM. Mary Cavanagh's in UK
20 Friday 8 November To London in morning. James Caird Society dinner.
To Mary's afterwards.
Take train from Liverpool Street. Mary Cavanagh's in UK
22 Saturday 9 November Fly STAN-GIRONA. Dep 9:10am Arr 12:10pm. FR9802. Mary Cavanagh's in Spain
23 Sunday 10 November Spain Mary Cavanagh's in Spain
24 Monday 11 November Spain Meet Jo Heathcote at 4:30 in Barcelona at Hotel Neri, Carrer de Sant Sever 5. Tel: 866 539 8430 Mary Cavanagh's in Spain
25 Tuesday 12 November Fly GIRONA-STAN. Dep 7:35am Arr 8:45am. FR9803. Mary Cavanagh's in UK
26 Wednesday 13 November Fly LON-BOS Dep 12:25pm Arr 5:35pm EI159 & EI139.


- Spanish tourist office: 2nd floor, 79 New Cavendish Street W1W 6XB  www.spain.info/en_GB/
- V+A auction cats
- Sothebys
- RGS archives
- LLAGs
- Buxton
- Bowrings
- Stamford
- Rochester