CollectionGrehan Estate Collection
Collection DescriptionBL/EP/G are the estate papers generated by the Grehan family of Clonmeen, Banteer Co. Cork. After the sale of Clonmeen estate, the surviving records which form the Grehan Estate Collection today were removed by Mr. Peter A. Grehan to his residence in Co. Kerry after a short period of storage at Inch, Co. Tipperary. It was from Kerry that they were later transferred to the Boole Library, University College Cork in 1983 by Mr. Peter A. Grehan. [UCC Special Collections and Archives]
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File of letters sent to Mrs Aileen Ryan, nee Grehan, 21 October 1944, informing her of her son, Gerard Ryan's death in action, 17 October 1944 and from fellow soldiers and relatives expressing condolences. Also includes a letter from Aileen Ryan, 3 December 1944 to her brother, Major Stephen Grehan, requesting him to write to Flights Tailors, Regent Street London, concerning the retrieval of some clothes left there by her late husband and also requesting assistance in gathering up her late son's belongings.

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Repository NameUCC Special Collections & Archives
AddressSpecial Collections & Archives Q-1 Boole Library University College Cork Cork City
EircodeT12 ND89
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