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Are We Not Dreaming – how Martel shaped the future of Speleology

43 Marlbank Road, Florencecourt, Enniskillen, County Fermanagh, BT92 1EW
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There is no better person to hear the stories and tales of Edouard Martel than from Richard Watson, whom himself played an important role in the early developments of the Marble Arch Caves Show Cave. Richard, an enthusiastic caver and strong advocate for the Speleological Union of Ireland and Cave Rescue Ireland can captivate your imagination and fascinate you, as he retells the great story behind the man of Edouard-Alfred Martel.

5 Key Points about Edouard-Alfred Martel that Richard will discuss in his talk

•Martel's early life and formative years
•His initial adventures in exploration
•Major cave discoveries made by Martel
•Martel's key contributions to the Science of Speleology
•Martel's expedition to Fermanagh and other parts of Ireland in 1895


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Season (9 Dec 2021)
Thursday19:30 - 18:30

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