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The archive includes content from books such as Vanishing Ireland, Easter Dawn, Dublin Docklands, The Irish Pub, Maxol and many more, as well as the Past Tracks project. The archive also offers hundreds of historical articles on Irish families, houses, companies and events.

Overview: House Histories

OVERVIEW: HOUSE HISTORIES Nearly two hundred of Ireland’s “Big Houses” were destroyed during the Irish Civil War in the early 20th century. Hundreds more tragically disappeared in the ensuing decades. Thankfully there is now an influential body in position to prevent the loss of any more architectural gems. Having grown up in one such demesne, […]