Historical Ballinrobe

Ballinrobe Archaeological & Historical Society have a wonderful website entitled, Historical Ballinrobe. The website contains a wealth of information on Ballinrobe and its neighbouring towns, including old photographs, genealogical information, and historical documents. The website has a great page on barracks in Ballinrobe written by Averil Staunton, available here. Averil was the founder of the society …

Major update to Barracks Map – Apr. 2015

We have recently updated the barracks map to include barracks listed in the following sources: Relevant Year: 1784 Source ID: NLI1784 Full Reference: ‘Scheme for new quarters, May 1784′ (NLI Kilmainham Papers, Ms 1007, f. 27). Relevant Year: 1813 Source ID: HCPP1813 Full Reference: Accounts relating to the barracks in Ireland; 1812-13 (237) VI.709. Relevant …

Lane’s Masonic Records

  John Lane’s Masonic Records 1717-1894 is an authoritative listing of all the lodges established by the English Grand Lodges from the foundation of the first Grand Lodge in 1717 up until 1894. Many British military units were associated with Masonic Lodges so this is a useful resource for anyone interested in this topic. URL: …