Collection: Lismore Castle Papers

Collection DescriptionWaterford City & County Archive holds the nineteenth century records of the Lismore Estate. The Lismore Estate refers to the estates of the Dukes of Devonshire and relates to lands largely situated in the counties of Waterford and Cork. Lismore Castle was and remains the seat of the Dukes of Devonshire in Ireland. The Lismore Castle Papers contain records on the administration of the estate, including, records on the running of Lismore Castle and Gardens, the Castle Farm, the woods, mountain, Lismore Sawmills and the Blackwater Fishery. The collection also includes detailed records on the tenants of the estate, including, rental books, tenant application books and tenant correspondence. The estate was also involved in a number of major projects in counties Waterford and Cork, such as, the introduction of the railways. []
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Repository: Waterford County Archives

Repository NameWaterford County Archives
AddressDungarvan Library Davitt's Quay Dungarvan County Waterford
EircodeX35 AV29
Telephone(058) 21144
Web Address
CommentSome of the information listed from this repository has been extracted from lists available in the archives. The lists were compiled by Joanne Rothwell and we are grateful for her assistance. Due to time constraints not all items in this repository were examined individually.

19 Results

9929Waterford County Archives1896-1934Tithe Rent Receipts, in ten bags: 1896-1918 1902 191...Lismore Castle Papers
9930Waterford County Archives1831-1855Tithe Receipt Books, 1831-1855 and no date. There ar...Lismore Castle Papers
9931Waterford County Archives1863-1962Includes, among other documents: 67 volumes of Lismo...Lismore Castle Papers
9932Waterford County Archives1815-192450 volumes of Works/Scribbling Diaries relating to t...Lismore Castle Papers
9933Waterford County Archivesc1880-19301 tin deed box containing Irish Land Commission Sale...Lismore Castle Papers
9934Waterford County Archivesc1850-19202 tin deed boxes containing case papers relating to ...Lismore Castle Papers
9935Waterford County Archives1625-19651 tin box containing miscellaneous deeds, leases con...Lismore Castle Papers
9936Waterford County Archives1918-1934Includes 1 bundle of cheque books, stubbs and drawn ...Lismore Castle Papers
11283Waterford County ArchivesBox 61899Box of material dealing with the fishing rights and ...Lismore Castle Papers
11284Waterford County ArchivesBox 8c.1890-c.1970Includes material relating to estate tenants, for ex...Lismore Castle Papers
11285Waterford County ArchivesBox 91949-1951
Box containing miscellaneous deeds, forming part of ...Lismore Castle Papers
11286Waterford County ArchivesBox 101890
Material relating to Victor Christian William Cavend...Lismore Castle Papers
11287Waterford County ArchivesBox 13Includes bundle of printed and manuscript Receipts ...Lismore Castle Papers
11288Waterford County ArchivesBox 141923-1945Box containing details of Poor Rates, demands and re...Lismore Castle Papers
11289Waterford County ArchivesSection3/outsize volumes1945-1964Ledger of Incoming Money and Receipts, 28 August 194...Lismore Castle Papers
11456Waterford County ArchivesBox 111949-1951
Includes, among other documents, routine letters rel...Lismore Castle Papers
11457Waterford County ArchivesBoxes 15-161927-1928Two Boxes of Rent Books, various dates, 20th century...Lismore Castle Papers
11458Waterford County ArchivesBoxes14-151921-1945Weekly Rent Books.For Lismore:1921-19221923192419251...Lismore Castle Papers
11459Waterford County ArchivesArea17c.1830-1957Area 17 consists of vouchers in separate papers parc...Lismore Castle Papers