Post Griffith’s Valuation records, 1853-1905, of Occupiers of Durrus West, West Cork, Townlands of 1853-1905, Crottees, Droumaniaheen, Rusheeninaska, Carrigboy (Durrus Village), Clashadoo including Ahagouna and Coolnahorna, Coomkeen, Gearhameen, Brahalish, Rosssmore, Kealties.

Used with Church records it is a useful aid to compensate for the lack of census pre 1901

Griffith 1850s:

Tithe Applotments 1830:

Catholic Church, Muintervara Parish, from 1819:

Bandon Estate Records (incomplete):

The records comprise a set of books which were updated periodically. Generall this was done in a different colour and it should be possible to establish the approximate date by reference to the colour. Some of the books at the start give a key to colours and dates. The system was in place until the 1970s when it was struck down by the High Court.