Tipperary Historical Journal 2017


30th Anniversary Issue


The Tipperary Historical Journal 2017 is the 30th anniversary issue of the annual journal from the Tipperary Historical Society. The contents this year include the following essays:

Stone Faces and Cats with Two Tails-Nineteenth Century Stone Sculpture by James Dorney of Tipperary by Louise Nugent

John Bagwell: Politician and Landlord 1811-1875 by Sean O Donnell

Patterns of Morbidity in 19th Century Co.Tipperary-An Analysis of Coroners Inquest records 1833-1875 by Richard Sadleir

A Most Distressing Breach of Promise Case by Tim Boland

Fenians, Spies and Army Mutiny: The Unravelling of the Tipperary IRB in 1865-66 by Mark O’Keefe

The Departure of Thomas MacDonagh (1878-1916) from Kilkenny in 1903 by Proinsias O Drisceoil

The Income of Catholic Priests in Pre-Famine Ireland-Some Evidence form the Diocese of Killaloe by Daniel Grace

Michael Cusack’s Prairie Fire and Athletics in Thurles and Moycarkey-Borris by J.M. Tobin

“It’s a Long Way to Tipperary”: A Military Barracks, a Song and a World War. Part Four by Denis G. Marnane

‘Gather(ing)’ the ‘Red and White Harvest from the (Battle)Fields’: An Account of the Life of Lady Dorothie Feilding Moore with Particular Reference to her Great War Overseas Nursing Experiences by Alice Mc Dermott

‘Michael O’Connell (1887 – 1936): Vice Commandant of the 2nd Mid-Tipperary Brigade’. by Neville O’Connell

The Irish Era of Industrial Tariff Protection and Three Clonmel Industries by Neil Sharkey

A Bibliography of Sport in Co. Tipperary – Part 1 by Patrick Bracken

A full index of the Tipperary Historical Journal is available from Tipperary Studies at Tipperary Libraries in Thurles.





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