CollectionWardenstown Papers

This collection includes, for example:
Letters to Mrs Vandeleur from various members of her family, c.1805-1840.

Personal letters and papers of the Honourable Letitia Maletta Yelverton, c.1856-1901.

Letters and papers of Mrs Augusta Hayes, 1860-1948.

A volume of fern specimens collected by Mrs Augusta Hayes, 1850.

c.50 page small folio scrapbook kept by Mrs A.J. Layard, nee Catherine Hayes, and continued by her daughter, Mrs R.S. Vandeleur, late 19th-early 20th Century.

Large bundle of recipes endorsed by Mrs R.S. Vandeleur, late 19th-early 20th century.

Hayes family photographs, c.1870s.

Diary of Catherine Fitzgerald, wife of Edward Symes Bayley, Ballyarthur, County Cork, describing trips to England and the Continent, 1843.

Typescript extract of Catherine Fitzgerald's diary describing a visit by the Prince of Wales to Valencia, County Kerry, 1858.

Diaries, sketch books, correspondence, newspaper cuttings etc., of Nina F. Layard, archaeologist and antiquarian, 1878-1935.

AccessBy prior appointment.
Century19th, 20th
Repository NamePublic Record Office of Northern Ireland
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Repository Web Address
CommentSome of the information listed from this repository has been extracted from lists available in the archives. The lists were compiled by Public Record Office of Northern Ireland staff and we are grateful for their assistance. It must be remembered that due to time constraints not all items in this repository were examined individually.