Southern Reporter and Cork Commercial Courier23 October 1828
Tithe Appeal for Bandon and Reduction in Bantry Tithes (Rev. Henry Sadleir and Alexander O’Driscoll) on Potatoes and 1831. Secondary Education, Bantry, For Eight Young Gentlemen as Boarders with the Rev. Henry H. Sadleir, Vicar of Bantry, assisted by the Rev. W. Ringwood.
Until the 1960s it was difficult for local children especially boys to get a secondary education.
Southern Reporter and Cork Commercial Courier 10 March 1831