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

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