CollectionIrish Tourist Association Topographical and General Survey
Collection Web Address

Resource is fully digitised.

The ITA Topographical and General Survey was undertaken between 1942-1945, to assess the level of Irish tourist amenities and facilities, and identify areas that had potential for development. Towns and villages were surveyed under the following headings: Natural Features, Antiquities and Historic Associations, Sports and Games, Amenities and General Information, and Accommodation.


Kerry North

Abbeydorney (Form A; Forms B & Ba; Forms D & E)

Ardfert (Form A; Forms B, D & E)

Ballybunion (Form A; Form B; Forms C & E)

Ballyheigue (Complete Return)

Ballylongford (Complete Return)

Causeway & Ballyduff (Complete Return)

Duagh (Complete Return)

Listowel (Complete Return)

Lixnaw (Complete Return)

Newtownsandes & Knockanure (Complete Return)

Tarbert (Complete Return)

Kerry Middle

Annascaul (Complete Return)

Ballyferriter (Form A HandwrittenForm A TypescriptForms B, C & E)

Ballymacelligott (Complete Return)

Brosna (Complete Return)

Castlegregory (Form AForms B & BaForms C, D & E)

Castleisland (Complete Return)

Castlemaine (Complete Return)

Dingle (1943 Survey, Complete Return1945 Survey, Complete Return)

Killeentierna (Currow & Farranfore) (Complete Return)

Killorglin (Complete Return)

Knocknagoshel (Complete Return)

Spa (Complete Return)

Tralee (Form AForms B, D & ETypescript)

Kerry South & East

Cahirciveen (Complete Return)

Caherdaniel (Complete Return)

Dromod (Complete Return)

Firies (Complete Return)

Fossa (Complete Return)

Glenbeigh (Complete Return)

Glenflesk (Complete Return)

Kenmare (Complete Return)

Kilcummin (Complete Return)

Kilgarvan (Complete Return)

Killarney (Complete Return)

Milltown (Complete Return)

Prior (Complete Return)

Rathmore (Complete Return)

Sneem (Complete Return)

Tuogh (Beaufort) (Complete Return)

Tuosist (Complete Return)

Valentia (Complete Return)

AccessBy prior appointment
Repository NameKerry Local Studies and Archives Department
AddressKerry County Library Headquarters Moyderwell Cloon Beg Tralee County Kerry
Eircode V92 X092
Telephone(066) 712-1200
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CommentSome of the information listed from this repository has been extracted from lists available in the library. Staff of the Women's History Project also constructed an outline list of some of the material. Due to time constraints, not all items in this repository were examined individually. We are grateful for the assistance provided by Mrs Kathleen Browne, the County Librarian.