Funding announced for heritage projects in Donegal

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50,000 euro has been allocated for 18 projects in Donegal under the latest round of Heritage Funding which has been announced by the government today.

Among the projects being supported are the Raphoe Ulster-Scots Heritage Weekend and a cross border project to co-create street visions in Letterkenny and Derry.

Donegal Deputy Dinny Mc Ginley says a number of historic buildings are also being supported......

Donegal list in full -

Donegal
    Holy Trinity Church, Dunfanaghy
    Repointing of Holy Trinity Church, Dunfanaghy, Co Donegal
4,000
 
    The Workhouse
    Dunfanaghy Heritage Trails
1,000
 
    Maghery Heritage Group
    Conservation of Templecrone Church
4,000
 
    The Meitheal Trust
    Inch Fort Project - Stage 1
1,300
 
    Kilbarron Castle Conservation Project
    The conservation of the ruins of Kilbarron castle
4,000
 
    Killybegs History & Heritage Committee
    St. Catherine's Church Conservation Project
3,500
 
    Brendan Fox
    Preservation of the Thatched Roof of National Inventory of Architectural Heritage Ref. 40910755
4,000
 
    Old Church Conservation Group
    St Columba's Church of Ireland, Straid, Clonmany, Co Donegal
2,500
 
    St. Eunan's Cathedral, Raphoe
    Restoration and maintenance of the fabric of St. Eunan's Cathedral, Raphoe
2,000
 
    Bernician Studies Group
    Early Christian Landscapes of Inishowen: Moville
2,000
 
    Inch Island Gun Club
    Inch Island Partridge Project
4,000
 
    Burtonport Heritage Group
    Burtonport, The Cooperage: Conservation Specifications for Urgent Repair Work
3,000
 
    Killymard Old Church Restoration Committee
    Killymard Old Church Restoration - Feasibility Report
2,000
 
    Church of Ireland
    Conservation plan for ChristChurch and glebelands, Buncrana
2,000
 
    Swilly Marine & Heritage Exploration Centre
    Ned's Point Heritage Development Plan
3,500
 
    Mary Kerrigan
    HISTORIC STREETS ALIVE 2015 Communities co-create street visions in Letterkenny and Derry
3,000
 
    Ulster-Scots Agency
    Raphoe Ulster-Scots Heritage Weekend
2,500
Donegal and Mayo
    BirdWatch Ireland
    Managing Corncrake habitats in Donegal and Mayo
5,000