Cloughjordan Heritage Lecture

Cloughjordan Heritage Lecture

  • 21st January 2019
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Cloughjordan Heritage Group presents a talk by Liam Doran on, Cloughjordan native, Bernard Sheppard. Bernard Sheppard founded the first ever private Catholic Secondary School, St Conleth's, in Ballsbridge in 1939. The school, still in operation, caters for students at primary…

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Locum’s Pay In 1919

Locum’s pay in 1919

  • 9th January 2019
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January 8th 1919; The Nenagh board of guardians approved a payment of £12.12.0 for a locum to cover the Medical Officers holiday in Newport. That's roughly €680 today.

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GAA Divisional Finals Now Online

GAA divisional finals now online

  • 15th December 2018
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The latest collection of divisional final programmes and match reports have gone online at www.tipperarystudies.ie/sport  with the launch of the South Tipperary divisional final collections. This brings the total of divisional programmes online for North, South and Mid-Tipperary to 131,…

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Cashel Indoor Register Now Online

Cashel Indoor Register now online

  • 14th December 2018
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We have added the Cashel indoor registers for Dec 1847 to July '48 to the website http://tipperarystudies.ie/workhouse-registers/ … Chilling to think that in those seven months at the height of the famine the numbers admitted, 4,840, exceed the 2016 population of…

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One Armed Tennis And Other Tipperary Sports

One armed Tennis and other Tipperary sports

  • 11th December 2018
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Our Murphy Ballinamona collection has some great photos of sports from the beginning of the 19th Century. Horse racing, hockey, croquet and one armed tennis to name a few. Take a look at the images in our digital archive http://tipperarystudies.ie/digitisation-project/

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