A few people r looking for old posts so here are some from 2011 clustered around themes


Administration, Census, Griffiths, Taxes, p.37

Griffith Valuation Durrus  District


Business ,p. 53

William Warner, Butter Merchant, Bantry, 1880s

Vickeries Hotel, Bantry, p.102

Church Records, p.56

Devotions to Father Barnane, 28th June Moulivard Church, Durrus

St. James, Durrus, Select Vestry, 1827.

Harry Clarke windows, p.61

Estates,  p.65

O’Donovan estates, Muintervara

McCarthy, 98

Famine, p. 81

Letter of Rev Crosthwaite, Rector, Durrus re Relief Works to The Times November 1846

Folklore, 88

1938, Sarah Dukelow, Clashadoo,


Irish Words in use 1930s Cork English and list of Irish phrases 19th century possibly Skibbereen/Bantry

Thomas Swanton, Ballydehob, Co Cork, Irish scholar, Antiquarian and Landlord 1810-1866 and nephew of Judge Robert Swanton of New York, Maritime Court and United Irishman.


Dublin Penny Journal, Journey to Durrus 1836, from Butler’s Gift (Drimoleague), West Cork, John Windle Cork Antiquarian and Father John Ryan, Drimoleague to the Rev. Alleyn Evanson.

Law, p.96

Manor Courts Ballydehob 1621, Bantry 1679, Co. Cork, and comments by John Jagoe, Bantry re the same to Commission 1836.

V. V. Gira 1894-1980, President of India, Law Student UCD, Dublin 1913-16

McCarthy Genealogy, p.98

Thomas Vickery, Bantry, 1808-1883, Hotel and Transport Pioneer in Irish Tourist Industry, Winter Sale of Horses and some Vickery Genealogy. p.98

Memoir, p.106

Recollections of James Stanley Vickery as a grandchild in Molloch, Durrus, Bantry (1829-1911)

Maps, Townlands, p.131

Chart of the South West Coast of Ireland, 1558, British Library.

View of Bantry Bay 1685, British Library.

A view of the Bay of Bantry c. 1700, British Library. 

Townland boundaries Durrus Civil Parish, photograph Danno Mahony in Irish Army 1933,

photo Richard Townsend Ireland’s oldest magistrate

Kilcrohane Townlands

West Cork Civil Parishes, 08, Saturday, Oct 2011

Neville Bath Map Co. Cork 1790s, p.143

Military Campaigns, p3