Further resources for researchers, students and teachers.
Drafts of forthcoming atlases, Cork and Galway.
A draft gazetteer of topographical information on Cork city with a full list of abbreviations is now online and available to download as pdf documents (Cork Gazetteer and Abbreviations). The draft was compiled as part of work in progress on the Irish Historic Towns Atlas of Cork by Máire Ní Laoi. The work was part-funded by the Built Heritage element of the Environmental Fund, Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht.
A draft gazetteer of topographical information on Galway city with full list of abbreviations is now online and available to download as pdf documents (Galway Gazetteer and Abbreviations). The draft was compiled as part of work in progress on the Irish Historic Towns Atlas of Galway by Jacinta Prunty and Paul Walsh. The work was part funded by the Heritage Council 2010 Research Grant Scheme.
The seventeenth-century pictorial map of Galway is a complementary resource and has been digitised by the James Hardiman Library, NUI Galway, is available here.
Links to other projects and other online resources.
Historic Towns Atlas Projects
- International Commission for the History of Towns
- British Historic Towns Atlas
- Deutscher Historischer Städteatlas/German Historic Towns Atlas
- Österreichischer Städteatlas/Austrian Historic Towns Atlas
- Magyar Várostörténeti Atlasz/Hungarian Atlas of Historic Towns
- Ask About Ireland
- Bunchar Logainmneacha na hÉireann/Placename Database of Ireland
- CELT (Corpus of Electronic Texts)
- Chief Secretary’s Office Registered Papers
- CIRCLE (A Calander of Irish Chancery Letters: c. 1244–1509)
- Dictionary of Irish Biography
- Down Survey
- Excavations (Databse of Irish Excavation Reports)
- FMRSI (Forum for Medieval and Renaissance Studies in Ireland)
- Henry III Fine Rolls Project
- Ireland Under Siege
- Irish Historical Studies
- Irish History Online
- IPMAG (Irish Post-Medieval Archaeology Group)
- Irish Script On Screen
- IWTN (Irish Walled Towns Network)
- Military Archive: Maps and Plans
- National Archives of Ireland
- NIAH (National Inventory of Architectural Heritage)
- National Monuments Service
- Ordnance Survey of Ireland
- Registry of Deeds
- Royal Society of Antiquities of Ireland
- SOURCES (National Library of Ireland Database for Irish Research)