Maps of Dublin accompanying Thom's Official Directory


Nine Thom’s maps of the city and environs of Dublin from the collection of the School of Geography, Planning and Environmental Policy (GPEP). Printed by the Ordnance Survey for the Dublin publisher Alexander Thom from the six-inch map sheets 18 and 22, and dating from the late 19th century. The maps have been annotated with hand written dates made by Dr. Arnold Horner, formerly of GPEP, and based on information in J.H. Andrew’s article "Medium and message in early six-inch Irish Ordnance Maps: the case of Dublin city". These loose maps were originally published in Thom’s annual Almanac and Official Directory.

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Sayings of Poor Richard


Story collected by Alice Power, a student at Grangemocler (C.) Carrick-on-Suir school (Grangemockler, Co. Tipperary) from informant William Bowers.

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Dataset comprising photographic documentation of 444 buildings in Dublin, Ireland


Photographic data regarding 444 builings in Dublin, Ireland, comprising primarily multi-layer images in Adobe PhotoShop (PSD) format. The majority of images consist of one or more photographic images that have been manpulated to create a single ortorectified image of a structure; a structure may be represented by more than one PSD file, such that 516 images in total are included in the dataset.

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Local Fairs


Story collected by Mary Kierans, a student at Dillonsbridge school (Philpotstown, Co. Meath) from informant Richard Kierans.

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Local Hero


Story collected by Annie Ryan, a student at Gusserane school (Gusserane, Co. Wexford) from informant Richard Ryan.

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Story


Story collected by Patrick Egan, a student at Gabhailín (Golden), Cashel school (Golden, Co. Tipperary) from informant Richard Egan.

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Father Murphy


Story collected by Annie Ryan, a student at Gusserane school (Gusserane, Co. Wexford) from informant Richard Ryan.

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Whistling Willy


Story collected by Richard Oxley, a student at Kinnegad (B.) school (Kinnegad, Co. Westmeath) from informant Michael Coleman.

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Herbs


Story collected by Eoin Bermingham, a student at Cill Moicheallóg (B.) school (Kilmallock, Co. Limerick) from informant Richard Bermingham.

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The Meelin Grabbers


Story collected by Michael Riordan, a student at Templeglantine (B.) school (Templeglentan, Co. Limerick) from informant Richard Hartnett.

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Once upon a time a shepherd was minding a flock of sheep. He found a beautiful daisy. He picked it up and put in a box in his bedroom.


Story collected by a student at Johnswell, Kilkenny school (Johnswell, Co. Kilkenny) from informant Richard Fizpatrick.

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The Local Roads


Story collected by Alice Mc Carthy, a student at Tairbeart (C.) school (Tarbert, Co. Kerry) from informant Richard Curran.

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Old Trades


Story collected by Richard Dee, a student at An Chlais Mhór, Eóchaill school (Clashmore, Co. Waterford) (no informant identified).

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The Estates in this district were known as the Carrigacunna Estate, the Ballymacmoy Estate, the Ballygriffin Estate and the Estate of Monanimy.


Story collected by a student at Cill an Mhuilinn, Malla school (Killavullen, Co. Cork) from informant Richard O Brien.

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I heard two fellows saying that they were out late 'sgoireachting' one night, and one of them came home with the other.


Story collected by a student at An Góilín, An Sciobairín school (Goleen, Co. Cork) from informant Richard Notter.

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Travelling Folk


Story collected by a student at Gurteen school (Gurteen, Co. Tipperary) from informant James King.

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Prayers


Story collected by a student at Carniska school (Carrownaskeagh, Co. Roscommon) from informant Mrs Hayden.

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Bird-Lore


Story collected by R. Rellis, a student at Strang's Mills, Kilmacow school (Strangsmill, Co. Kilkenny) from informant John Sweeney.

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Béaloideas - An Old Game


Story collected by G. Yorke, a student at Mostrim (B.) school (Edgeworthstown, Co. Longford) from informant Dr Yorke.

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Story 22


Story collected by a student at Culdaff school (Culdaff, Co. Donegal) from informant Mr Patrick Conner.

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RRC 27/3 (2011)


RRC 27/3 (2011)

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A few suggestions addressed to the clergy upon the present state of the question respecting national education in Ireland / by Charles Richard Elrington.


A few suggestions addressed to the clergy upon the present state of the question respecting national education in Ireland / by Charles Richard Elrington.

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The Irish Nurses' Journal


The Irish Nurses' Journal, vol. 2, no. 2 (June 1937)

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Home Districts [By Willie Higgins, collected from Martin Higgins, Pollynoon, Williamstown, Co. Galway.]


Home Districts [By Willie Higgins, collected from Martin Higgins, Pollynoon, Williamstown, Co. Galway.]

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