Cork City & County Archives

Cork City CouncilCork County CouncilUniversity College Cork
Funded by Cork City Council, Cork County Council & UCC
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Searching for collections and documents relevant to your research

A. Search the Online Catalogue database which contains searchable descriptions and indexes for much of our fully listed archives.     (The catalogue and descriptive lists are mainly finding aids for hard copy material that may be viewed in person in our Research Room by appointment, however, a small number of digitised documents and photographs are available to view online through the catalogue, and in our Online Digital Archive.)

B. Browse the alphabetical list of collections and download the descriptive list for each listed collection/fonds in pdf format.

C. Some collections have off line item lists that are only available in the Research Room by appointment.  

D. All researchers are advised to send on an email query to the Archivist on dutyEmail:

Researchers are advised to note the listed collection and document reference numbers in the catalogue and descriptive lists, as they are required to order documents in our research room.

 Return of Paupers

Return of Paupers, Cork Workhouse, 20 March 1847. (Ref. BG/69)