Our Publications

All our publications are available at EUR 5.00 and can be purchased at our monthly hall meetings or can be got by post etc., From:- Myles Reid via e-mail:    mylesoriada@gmail.com

OUR PUBLICATIONS

1. ARSON AT KILTERAGH by Liam Clare
2. ST. BRIGID’S SCHOOL by Ethna McGowan
3. ‘MAGNIFICENT MEN IN THEIR FLYING MACHINES’ – AT LEOPARDSTOWN by Liam Clare
4. SAMUEL BECKETT – EARLY DAYS IN FOXROCK by Noelle Ryan
5. KERRYMOUNT HOUSE AND SOME DIGRESSIONS by Vicky Cremin
6. LOUGHLINSTOWN HOUSE by Rita Ryan
7. STIILLORGAN PARK GOLF CLUB 1908 – 1917 by Cornelius Smith
8. BOSS CROKER OF NEW YORK AND GLENCAIRN by Patrick Cronin
9. A HISTORY OF LEOPARDSTOWN PARK by Adele Lydon
10. BURTON HALL – LEOPARDSTOWN ROAD by Dr. Rita Ryan
11. A HISTORY OF THE PARISH OF FOXROCK by Patrick Cronin
12. BEATRICE ELVERY – LADY GLENAVY  by Noelle Ryan
13. UNIONIST – NATIONALIST ELECTIONS IN SO. CO.DUBLIN – 1872-1922 by Liam Clare
14. THE STORY OF CORNELSCOURT by Ted Farrell
15. PARNELL’S “MASSIVE DEMONSTRATION” AT DEANS GRANGE by Liam Clare
16. LOUGHLINSTOWN WORKHOUSE IN THE 1840s by Liam Clare
17. DIARIES OF G.F. COLLINS – FOXROCK MART (1864 – 1904) by Ted Farrell
18. THE GRANGE – A 19TH CENTURY HOUSE AT KILL OF THE GRANGE by Moira Laffan
19. THE BATTLE OF DEANSGRANCE 1642. By Dermot Kennedy
20. CARRIGLEA – FROM COUNTRY DEMESNE TO COLLEGE OF ART by Moira Laffan
21. ST. HELEN’S – AN 18TH CENTURY MANSION ON STIILLORGAN ROAD by Moira Laffan
22. SO. CO. DUBLINERS AND THE BUILDING OF INDEPENDENT IRELAND by Dr. Brian P. Kennedy
23. SO. CO. DUBLIN AND EAST WICKLOW DURING THE 1914/18 WAR by Patrick Cronin
24. DEANSGRANGE CEMETERY by Vicky Cremin
25. CLONKEEN HOUSE by Moira Laffan
26. LENNOX ROBINSON LIVED HERE by Vicky Cremin
27. DR. HERMANN GOERTZ – A GERMAN SPY IN SO. CO. DUBLIN by Dr. Brian P. Kennedy
28. SHOOTING INCIDENT AT WESTMINSTER ROAD by James Scannell
29. COUNT PLUNKETT AND HIS TIMES by Moira Laffan
30. WRECK OF THE M. V. BOLIVAR by Padraig Laffan
31. GLEBE HOUSE AND THE CROCK OF GOLD by Vicky Cremin
32. FOXROCK ESTATE by Brendan Reynolds
33. THE BARRINGTONS OF GLENDRUIID by Moira Laffan
34. LAST TRAIN FROM HARCOURT STREET by James Scannell
35. WATSONS’ NURSERIES by Thomas Ruddock
36 ST. COLMCILLE’S HOSPITAL, LOUGHLINSTOWN by James Scannell
37 THE 18TH CENTURY PIRATES OF THE MUGLINS by Padraig Laffan
38 KILL ABBEY AND ITS RESIDENTS by Maureen Daly
39 MEMORIES OF LEHAUNSTOWN RACES by Liam Clare
40. THE SIEGE AT CARRICKMINES CASTLE (1642) by Dermot Kennedy
41. LOCAL HEROES OF THE 1914 – 18 WAR by Dermot Kennedy
42. A NIGHT OF BURNINGS – OF R.I.C. STATIONS by Eddie Mulkeen
43. EXPLORING THE COAST FROM KILLINEY TO BRAY by Liam Clare
44. DAVITT AND THE MEETING AT KILL OF THE GRANGE – 1884 by Vicky Cremin
45. FRASCATI AND THE LORD EDWARD FITZGERALD CONNECTION by Moira Laffan
46. DUNDRUM FOXROCK AND KINGSTOWN JUNCTION RAILWAY by Liam Clare
47. SAVING THE BAD HARVEST OF 1946; THE BAD WINTER OF 1947 by Padraig Laffan
48. GEORGE DARLEY, POET AND MATHEMATICIAN by Vicky Cremin
49. FOXROCK HOUSE by Edel Kennedy
50. BRIGID—THE SAINT WHO EMERGED FROM THE CELTIC MISTS by Liam Clare
51. SEA BATHS OF SOUTH COUNTY DUBLIN by Sean Quinn
52. KILL OF THE GRANGE POTTERY AND BRICKWORKS by Liam Clare
53. LOUGHLINSTOWN COMMONS BEFORE 1870 by Liam Clare
54. FORGES, FARRIERS AND SMITHS by Padraig Laffan
55. YOU TOO CAN UNCOVER OUR HIDDEN HERITAGE OF HISTORY by Liam Clare
56. LORETO CONVENT FOXROCK: MEMORIES OF THE 1940s AND 1950s by Stephaine Batt
57. COSSLETT QUIN: PRIEST, POET AND PROFESSOR by Aodh Ó Canainn
58. REVEREND MAXWELL HENRY CLOSE, HISTORIAN AND MORE by Myles Reid
59. CHARLES HALIDAY OF MONKSTOWN PARK by Sean Quinn
60. THE STORY OF FOXROCX CHURCH 1935-2010 by Liam Clare
61. WILLIAM DARGAN OF MOUNT ANVILLE – GREAT RAILWAY BUILDER AND PATRIOT by Brian Mac Aongusa
62. LEOPARDSTOWN AGRICULTURE COLLEGE & THE ORIGINS OF THE RACE COURSE by Liam Downey
63. A LETTER HOME TO FOXROCK FROM THE BOER WAR by Ted Farrell
64. THE MILITARY CAMP AT LAUGHANSTOWN by Myles Reid
65. THE RISE AND DEMISE OF THE DUBLIN CATTLE MARKET by Liam Clare
66. FROM SEEDSHOPS TO GARDEN CENTRES by Myles Reid
67. ROYAL IRISH CONSTABULARY MEMORIES—THE FORGOTTEN IRISH by Myles Reid
68. FROM FOXROCK TO BLACKROCK—75 YEARS AGO by Brian Mac Aongusa
69. WILLIAM WELLINGTON BENTLEY—THE BUILDER OF FOXROCK by Myles Reid
70. 1000 YEARS OF DEANS GRANGE AND KILL OF THE GRANGE HISTORY by Liam Clare
71. TWO-HUNDRED YEARS OF THE HISTORY OF FOXROCK by Myles Reid
72. A MISCELLANY OF DUBLIN STREET AND PLACE NAMES by Liam Clare
73. EDWARD CHAMBRE HARDMAN—AN EARLY PHOTOGRAPHER FROM FOXROCK by Padraig Laffan
74. JAMES MULLETT (1854—1915) ‘INVINCIBLE’ by Brian Mac Aongusa
75. GEORGE VICTOR DU NOYER—ARTIST, GEOLOGIST AND ANTIQUARY By Myles Reid
76. BLACKROCK HOUSES by Frank Woods
77. THE STAINED GLASS WINDOWS BY HARRY CLARKE STUDIOS IN FOXROCK CHURCH by Liam Clare
78. FORTY YEARS OF THE FOXROCK LOCAL HISTORY CLUB 1977—2017 by Liam Clare
79. SCOIL ÉANNA, THE FAILURE OF A TRIUMPH by Éanna De Búrca
80. FRONGOCH, THE UNIVERSITY OF REVOLUTION by Éanna de Búrca

ALSO AVAILABLEFoxrock and Cabinteely Memories @ EUR 7.00

This is a collection of long-term residents memories of the ‘old times’ when a donkey and cart was the mode of transport, and fields were ploughed by horses up to the new housing developments in the 1960s. The newer residents give their memories of first settling in the area and the various clubs etc, set up for the new population.

ANOTHER OF OUR PUBLICATIONS IS: Foxrock Miscellany @ EUR 5.00

This is a compilation of our booklets number 3,4,14,27,28,32,37,46,51,61

We also have a booklet on Cabinteely House @ EUR 4.00 available