Local History Reading List

Reading List for Local History, Co. Cork (1850-1901)

This page provides reading list to accompany a 2 hour lecture entitled: ‘Ireland 1850-1901: a social, economic and political history’ provided as part of the ‘Sources and Methods’ module of the MA in Local History at UCC.

For a list of sources that cover this period, please take a look at Sources for Local History, Co. Cork (1850-1901).


Mitchell, Brian, A New Genealogical Atlas of Ireland (xxxx)

Maps and Atlases

Irish Historic Towns Atlas – Cork Gazetteer.

This is published by the Royal Irish Academy and available online. Further information on the Cork Gazetteer.

O’Flanagan, Patrick, IHTA 03: Irish Historic Towns Atlas No. 3 Bandon (1988)