Printers Trail, Strabane

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The Alley Arts & Conference Centre
1a Railway Street
Strabane
BT82 8EF

July 1776 – John Dunlap, born Meetinghouse Street, Strabane, prints up to 200 copies of the American Declaration of Independence- These become known as the Dunlap Broadsides. Some 235 plus years later, a letter from a dependable source within U.S. government circles, has been discovered indicating that one of the “Broadsides” had been entrusted in the 1780’s for safekeeping to an unknown person, resident in the town of Dunlap’s birth place. A series of clues to its whereabouts have been identified within the letter. Solve the clues to crack the code and unlock the many mysterious behind our historic town.