Discovery Session - The Catalpa Escape
Date: 25 October 2017
End Time: 7.30 pm
Cnr Marmion Avenue and Banks Avenue,
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In Fremantle Prison they are alone, half a world away from home. But their powerful friends in America have not forgotten them…
On Easter Monday 1876 a group of Irish political prisoners where snatched from Fremantle Prison under the very noses of their British gaolers, and whisked to safety in America.
Mike and Joy Lefroy will reveal how this dramatic international tale of danger, excitement and daring unfolded.
This presentation will run for approximately one hour, followed by refreshments.
For further information call 9400 4751.