January 29, 2017

Future Milestones

Cable Station Cover Photo | Valentia Transatlantic Cable Foundation

Valentia Cable World Heritage

2018
December 31

Further Progress on Cable UNESCO Project

  • Catalogue equipment and memorabilia on the Transatlantic cable story.
  • Continue to raise the profile of the Transatlantic cable story at national and international level.
  • Complete the Valentia Cable Station animation.
  • Continue the fundraising campaign and assess any new strategies necessary taking account of funding requirements.
  • Complete phase 1 of the Valentia Cable Station business plan
  • Complete ownership actions for the Cable Station
  • Continue the fundraising campaign and assess any new strategies necessary taking account of funding requirements.
  • Take possession of the James Graves archives, kindly donated by the Graves family and Donard de Cogan. Graves was Superintendent of the Valentia Cable Station from 1865 – 1909.
  • Strengthen links with the Hearts Content project and other Ireland-Canada organisations and use to leverage support to fast track the inclusion of the Valentia project on the Irish tentative list.