To compliment the Irish Historic Towns Atlas Online series we are producing short essays by experts on particular town types.
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The Irish Historic Towns Atlas (IHTA) project was established in 1981. The aim of the project is to record the topographical development of a selection of Irish towns both large and small. Each town is published separately as a fascicle or folder and includes a series of maps complemented by a detailed text section. The Irish Historic Towns Atlas is part of a wider European scheme, with towns atlases containing broadly similar information available for a number of countries. Thus Irish towns can be studied in their European context.
Irish Historic Towns Atlas
Bandon, Belfast, part I to 1840, Derry~Londonderry, Longford and Ennis are now freely available to search or download.
Athlone, Carlingford, Carrickfergus, Fethard, Kilkenny, Mullingar, Sligo and Trim are freely availble to search or download.
IHTA Seminar 2017 – Mapping Townscapes: comparative perspectives through the Irish and British Historic Towns Atlases
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