Heraldry in Ireland: Celebrating 75 Years of heraldry at the NLI, 1943-2018

The National Library of Ireland  is celebrating the 75th anniversary of the Office of Chief Herald. We were delighted to learn that our College’s grant of arms had been selected for display today in an exhibition in the NLI’s main building .


Pictured from left to right are : Dr William Blunnie , President of the College at time of granting of the Arms in 1999, Ms Ciara Kerrigan, Assistant Keeper, Special Collection, Genealogy and Office of the Chief Herald, Dr Brian Kinirons , President of the College of Anaesthesiologists of Ireland and Mr Martin McCormack CEO, College of Anaesthesiologists.