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Historic Building Survey at Morenish Chapel

A survey team from Rubicon Heritage Services recently completed an historic building survey of a fascinating building on the banks of Loch Tay in Scotland. The survey consisted of measured drawings of the external elevations together with rectified photography.  Surveyor using a reflectorless EDM with PenMap software Morenish Chapel is a fine example of a […]

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Archaeology and the historic trams of Edinburgh

http://www.rubiconheritage.com/ Transport for the masses: the Historic Trams of Edinburgh Archaeology does not always deal with the distant past. Buried remains from the last century can provide exciting information about the development of our society in a way that is very relevant to modern populations.¬†Over the last couple of years, Rubicon Heritage Services has undertaken […]

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At the Iveagh House lecture to commemorate the Irish of the American Civil War. L-R Rubicon's Damian Shiels, Professor Patrick Griffin, Minister Charlie Flanagan T.D., Professor David Gleeson (Image: Department of Foreign Affairs)

Remembering the Irish of the American Civil War at the Department of Foreign Affairs, Iveagh House

Since 2012 the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs have hosted a series of commemorative lectures, with the purpose of recalling significant events in Irish history. Known as the Iveagh House Lectures, these talks have examined topics as diverse as Irish Unionism, John F. Kennedy and The Christmas Truce of 1914. Speakers have included UN Secretary-General […]

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