Three women linking arms. Cat ref: Coal 80/673/013 Accessions to repositories
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Major accessions to repositories in 2006 relating to Irish History


Public Record Office of Northern Ireland

  • Clarke and Taylor families of Coleraine: family and political papers 1880-1930 (D/4394)
  • De La Cherois family of the Manor House, Donaghadee: papers incl material rel to related families 1617-1939 (D/4389)
  • George E Good, Methodist minister and missionary: corresp and personal papers 1928-87 (D/4382)
  • Derek Hill, painter and expert on Islamic architecture: corresp, papers and photographs 1934-2000 (D/4400)
  • Peter Jupp, historian: working papers rel to his publications c1970-2005 (D/4393)
  • Jane Sandford of Newtownards: diaries 1906-1943 (D/3662)
  • Dobsons Dairy, Belfast: corresp, annual reports, photographs and papers 1931-1967 (D/4390)
  • Richard Herbert, wine and spirit merchants, Enniskillen: records 1877-1980 (D/4380)
  • Maguire & Herbert, solicitors, Enniskillen: records 1877-1980 (D/4380)
  • McCaw, Allen & Co, linen manufactures, Lurgan: business records and personal papers relating to the McCaw and Allen families c1880-1992 (D/4381)
  • Portrush Harbour Co: harbour registers 1892-1992 (D/4388)
  • Shean & Dickson, solicitors, Belfast: out letter books c1898-1965 (D/1978)
  • Belleek Church of Ireland: registers of burials and baptisms 1854-2000 (CR/1/95)
  • Garrison Church of Ireland: registers of burials and baptisms 1923-2004 (CR/1/57)
  • Irish Women's Bowling Association: minutes and fixtures lists 1946-1997 (D/4384)
  • Irish Temperance League: additional records incl papers of the Council on Alcohol Related Problems 1964-1991 (D/2663)
  • Library Association, Northern Ireland branch: reports and corresp 1946-1960 (D/3814)
  • Lisburn Rifle Association, Antrim: competition register 1882 (D/4385)
  • Rotary Club of Belfast: additional minute books 1916-1922 (D/4264)
  • Slavin Church of Ireland: registers of burials and baptisms 1875-2001 (CR/1/96)
  • Ulster Arts Club: additional records c1900-1980 (D/4300)


Representative Church Body Library

  • Peter Browne, Bishop of Cork: book of prayers in his hand (RCBL Ms 780)
  • Richard Caulfield, librarian and antiquary: transcription of the register of St Fin Barre's Cathedral, Cork 1800-33 (RCBL MS 702)
  • James Thomas O'Brien, Bishop of Ossory Ferns and Leighlin: ms copy of his 'Ten sermons...preached in the chapel of Trinity College, Dublin' (1833) 1833 (RCBL MS 783)
  • William St John Smyth, chancellor of Down: letters to him, mainly from William Mant, Bishop of Down and Connor 1808-46 (RCBL 772)
  • John Wainwright, baron of the exchequer of Ireland: ecclesiastical court book, which may previously have belonged to Sir Henry Marten, judge of the Prerogative Court of Canterbury and William Smith, Bishop of Raphoe (RCBL MS 784)
  • Cork Annual Clerical Meeting: committee minute book 1879-1967 (RCBL MS 790)
  • Cork Clerical Society: minute books 1893-1988 (RCBL MS 789)
  • Cork Religious Tract and Book Society: minutes, attendance register, accounts and papers 1895-1960 (RCBL MS 791)
  • Limerick Clerical Society: minute book 1968-1975 (RCBL MS 773)
  • Mothers' Union, Ireland: minutes, accounts, reports etc 1903-1996 (RCBL MS 749)
  • South American Missionary Society: Irish branch: additional minutes and accounts 1986-2001 (RCBL MS 639)
  • St Fin Barre's Cathedral, Cork: chapter acts, accounts, tithe records and papers 1634-1897 (RCBL 20)
  • Young Mens Christian Association: Enniscorthy branch: minute book 1931-1967 (RCBL MS 782)


London University: Senate House Library

  • Survey of the population of Ireland 1788 (MS1127)