No. 3 Journal of the West Wicklow Historical Society


The third publication of a set of articles on aspects of West Wicklow history. This issue covers some of the main locations within the boundaries but also widens the area of interest to include Ballymore-Eustace and Rathvilly.


-Appreciation: Paddy Byrne, William Gabriel Lyons, Tommy Bourne

-A Wicklow Man Returns For a Bride-by Richard Douglas

-A Description of Dunlavin from Slater’s Directory 1881- by John Lynott

-Wicklow Biographies: Fiach Mac Hugh O’Byrne, James Eustace, Third Viscount Baltinglasss- by Cora Crampton

-The Famine in Wicklow 1846 -47- by Maeve Baker

-Irish-French Quaker C0nnection-by Margaret P. O’Hare

-Marriage in Ireland before the Famine by Susan E. Hood

-Baltinglass of Yesteryear-by Ben Dwyer

-Tinahely Over the Centuries-by Rev. Canon Henry V. Boake

-The Hollywood Highwayman-by Dorothy Leonard

-Bacon Curing in Baltinglass-by Maureen Darcy

-Ballymore-Eustace – Odds and Ends of its History by Michael Dore

-Grangecon – A Place Remembered by Lil Moore

-Index to the Coolattin Estate Emigration records 1847-58, Part 3 by Paul Gorry

Book Reviews:

“Grange, Co. Carlow, The Path to the Present.”

“The Cistercian Monasteries of Ireland”

“Upon the Mercy of Government”

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