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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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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Long ago a man was alseep in bed. He heard someone calling at the window, he got up and went over to it.


Story collected by Margaret O' Donnell, a student at Coill Bheithne (C.), Baile Mhistéala school (Kilbeheny, Co. Limerick) (no informant identified).

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Q) How would you make a thin baby fat. ¶ A) Take it and put it out through the window and let it fall down plump.


Story collected by Bessie Bagnall, a student at Charleville, Tullamore school (Charleville Demesne, Co. Offaly) from informant Mrs Bagnall.

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Local Cures


Story collected by Mary Barry, a student at Monksland (C.) school (Monksland, Co. Louth) from Barry.

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On my farm there is a ruin of a thatched chapel.


Story collected by Mary Barry, a student at An Currach Glas, Tulach an Iarainn school (Curraglass, Co. Cork) from informant Mr William Barry.

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May Day Customs


Story collected by a student at Dean Kelly Memorial school (Athlone, Co. Westmeath) (no informant identified).

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Old Crafts


Story collected by Ada Morrison, a student at Swanzy Memorial N. S. school (Moville, Co. Donegal) (no informant identified).

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Names of Fields


Story collected by a student at Clochar na Trócaire, Ballyporeen school (Ballyporeen, Co. Tipperary) from informant James Barry.

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Games


Story collected by Ita Barry, a student at Na Frasa school (Frosses, Co. Donegal) (no informant identified).

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Cures - Animals


Story collected by a student at Fota Island, Belvelly, Cóbh school (Foaty, Co. Cork) from informant Frank Barry.

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Famine Times


Story collected by Joan Hegarty, a student at Baile Nua, Tulach an Iarainn school (Ballynoe, Co. Cork) from informant Mr Thomas Barry.

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Festival Customs - Shrove Tuesday - Matchmaking


Story collected by Mary Eliza Driscoll, a student at Cluain Uamha (C.) school (Cloyne, Co. Cork) from informant Mrs Barry.

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Hidden Treasure


Story collected by Kitty Barry, a student at Ballyloghane, Caisleán Nua Thiar school (Ballinloughane, Co. Limerick) from informant an unidentified informant.

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A Multitude of Fish


Story collected by James Barry, a student at An Pasáiste Thoir (B.), PortLáirge school (Passage East, Co. Waterford) from informant Michael Mason.

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Herbs


Story collected by Patsy Clohesy, a student at Clochar na Trócaire, Inis school (Ennis, Co. Clare) from 2 informants.

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A Story


Story collected by Eileen Barry, a student at Doire na Cathrach, Dúnmaonmhuighe school (Derrynacaheragh, Co. Cork) from informant Mrs Kingston.

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Wedding-Day Customs


Story collected by Pat Joe Barry, a student at Doirín Árd, Béal Átha an Dá Chab school (Cappagh More, Co. Cork) from 2 informants.

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Letter from J.W. Bacon to John V. Bourke


Letter from the office of J.W. Bacon, secretary and bursar, University College Dublin, stating that a scheme to be prepared by The O’Rahilly still needs to be submitted to the UCD Governing Body.

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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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Songs by David Walsh - English Justice in Ireland


Story collected by a student at Millín, Séipéal na Carraige school (Milleenduff, Co. Cork) (no informant identified).

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In every district in Ireland there is one house always called the rambling house...


Story collected by Charles Duignan, a student at Cnoc Rua school (Knockroe, Co. Roscommon) from informant Battie Beirne.

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When Cromwell was in Ireland he and his soldiers visited the parish of Oranmore.


Story collected by Caoimhghin O Treabhair, a student at Órán Mór (B) school (Oranmore, Co. Galway) from informant an unidentified informant.

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Henrietta Street, No. 7: stairhall (upper level)


Henrietta Street, No. 7: stairhall (upper level)

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