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Major accessions to repositories in 1998 relating to Irish History


Dudley Archives and Local History Service

  • William Humble Ward (1867-1932), 2nd Earl of Dudley: appointment as Lord Lieutenant and Viceroy of Ireland 1902 (Acc 9104)


National Archives of Ireland

  • Athenry & Tuam Railway Co, Ireland: records rel to dealings with the General Post Office 1870-76 (98/15)
  • Balla Co-operative Mart, Co Mayo: records c1971-90 (98/54)
  • Henry Coghlan, clergyman, Killegally, King's Co: will and resulting articles 1755-1805 (98/46)
  • Dunmore East harbour, Co Waterford: corresp rel to the building of the harbour 1838-47 (98/10)
  • Glenealy National School, Co Donegal: records 1917-92 (98/56)
  • Gortachoirce Scoil Naisiunta, Co Dhun na nGall: school records 1923-87 (98/55)
  • Ignatius MacHugh: letters from Violet Bryce, Vivian Connell and EOE Somerville 1922-54 (98/36)
  • Newtown Anner National School, Co Tipperary: records 1907-97 (98/53)
  • Our Lady's Hospital for Sick Children National School, Crumlin, Co Dublin: records 1963-93 (98/48)
  • Palmerstown National School, Co Dublin: records 1856-1991 (98/59)
  • Roundfort National School, Co Mayo: records 1877-1970 (98/54)
  • Scoil Bhride National School, Mountrath, Co Laois: records 1925-95 (98/52)
  • St Andrew's National School, Bray, Co Wicklow: records 1888-1970 (98/45)
  • St Catherine's National School, Dublin City: records 1868-82 (98/9)
  • St Paul's National School, Bray, Co Wicklow: records 1904-71 (98/45)

National Library of Ireland

  • An tOireachtas: records c1939-96
  • William Challinor, Brackloan, Co Mayo: papers rel to his estate 1870-90
  • Chamberlain and O'Gorman families and lands at Kilreesk, Co Dublin: deeds 13th-16th cent
  • George Chinnery: letter books rel to his estates in Co Cork and Co Waterford 18th cent
  • Brendan Corish (1918-90), Irish politician: papers
  • Fitzgerald family, Dukes of Leinster, Lennox family, Dukes of Richmond and the Conolly and Napier families: corresp mainly rel to the rebellion and death of Lord Edward FitzGerald 1798
  • Grattan estate, Tinnehinch, Co Wicklow: accounts 1853-82
  • Harvey-Jacob family: papers 1809-1928
  • Howard family, Earls of Wicklow: papers c1600-1960
  • Joyce family: papers 1880-1936
  • Levinge family, baronets, of Knockdrin: papers 17th-20th cent
  • Loftus family of Mount Loftus, Co Kilkenny: papers 1613-1906
  • JB Lyons: literary papers c1940-98
  • Belmont and Clara Mills, Co Offaly: accounts 1862-1922
  • Eimar Ultan O'Duffy, novelist and playwright: papers c1923-35
  • Rooke family of Co Dublin and Co Wicklow: papers 17th-20th cent
  • South Cork Militia: monthly pay accounts 1802-05
  • SS & E Reeves & Sons, solicitors, Dublin: letter books 1890-1918
  • Francis Sheehy Skeffington (1878-1916), journalist and reformer (addnl): papers
  • Elizabeth Smith of Baltyboys, Co Wicklow: diaries 1840-69

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland

  • Andrews Mill, Comber: records 1863-1976 (D/4189)
  • Arts Council of Northern Ireland: records 1967-95 (AC)
  • Aughnacloy Methodist Circuit: records 19th-20th cent (CR6)
  • Dennis Barritt (1949-87), Quaker, author and campaigner: papers (D/4201)
  • Sir Charles Edward Bainbridge Brett, solicitor and politician: papers rel to Northern Ireland Labour Party and Housing Executive 1962-92 (D/4200)
  • Browne family, Earls of Kenmare: leases and accounts 1858-1945 (D/4210)
  • Castleblayney Methodist Circuit: records 19th-20th cent (CR6)
  • Castlereagh Borough Council: records 1973-90 (LA/158)
  • Clogher Historical Society: papers rel to estates in Co Monaghan 1787-1938 (D/4206)
  • CS Lewis Centenary Group: records c1902-19 (D/4185)
  • Gordon family of Florida Manor and Delamont: papers 1630-1910 (D/4204)
  • Gore-Booth family of Lissadell (addnl): papers c1830-1960 (D/4131)
  • Hamilton family, Dukes of Abercorn (addnl): papers rel to Co Donegal and Co Tyrone 1803-1985 (D/623)
  • Irish Football Association: records 1880-1985 (D/4196)
  • Irish Temperance League (addnl): records 1965-98 (D/2663)
  • Knox family, Earls of Ranfurly: estate papers (D/4183)
  • L'Estrange & Brett, solicitors, Belfast (addnl): mapbooks c1850-95 (D/971)
  • Monaghan Methodist Circuit: records 19th-20th cent (CR6)
  • O'Donnell family of Dunkineely: emigration papers, corresp and accounts 1833-98 (D/4188)
  • James O'Fee of Bangor: Conservative political papers 1988-93 (D/4205)
  • O'Rorke, McDonald & Tweed, solicitors, Antrim (addnl): records c1792-1950 (D/1242)


Representative Church Body Library

  • Borough School, Swords: records, incl minutes, accounts, admission and attendance books 1806-1987 (MS 608)
  • Church of Ireland General Convention: records 1869-74
  • Mageough Home for Protestant Ladies, Dublin: records 1869-1994 (MS 507)
  • Lemuel Matthews, Archdeacon of Down: ecclesiastical form book 17th cent (MS 526)
  • Young Womens Christian Association, Ireland: records 1885-1994 (MS 609)


London Metropolitan University: The Women's Library

  • Nina Hutchison, nee Helweg: papers rel to issues including education, Irish politics and ethnic issues in London 1966-94 (7/NHH)

Trinity College Dublin

  • All Ireland Polo Club: records (11041)
  • John Henry Bernard (1860-1927), Archbishop of Dublin, Provost of Trinity College: (addnl): papers (11047)
  • JP Dalton, inspector of schools: papers (11048)
  • Dun Emer Guild: records (10676)
  • Evelyn Gleeson (1855-1944), founder of Dun Emer Guild: papers (10676)
  • Graisberry & Campbell, printers, Dublin: wages book and ledger 1812-27 (11036)
  • Robert Brian MacCarthy, minister: corresp rel to Elizabeth Bowen commemorations at Bowen's Court and Faraghy Church 1975-96 (11039)
  • Mollies Fisheries, Navan: records incl minutes 1955-86 (11033)
  • Trinity College Dublin: college and departmental records (Muniment Accessions)
  • Timothy Trevor West, scholar: papers incl rel to Irish education and to unionism 1958-95 (11021-9, 11032, 11034-5)