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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Letter to Stephen A Grehan from Norah H Lecky, 77 Southside, London, South West 1, thanking him for his comforting letters on the death of her friend, Edward Butler, Abbot of Downside Abbey. She encloses a photograph of herself and describes herself, `I am what is still termed young though not very young'. She requests a photo of Stephen and discusses caring for `Ned' in his last illness. She is hoping to visit Glengarriff and wonders if they could meet. She confesses that she is 40 stating that `for a woman to acknowledge her age is a penance indeed', 4 May 1934.

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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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