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National School Records, 1865-1980

School registers and roll books include personal details of pupils attending and can be of interest as they record dates of birth and registration, parents occupation, and address.

Items older that 100 years open for general research. Regarding access to school records less than 100 years old, contact the Archivist.

National Schools include:

  • Aughadown National School (CI) near Skibbereen, West Cork, 1897-
  • Ballyphehane National School, Cork City, 1959-
  • Blackpool National School, Cork City, 1869-
  • Cathedral National School, Cork City, 1925-
  • Clogheen/Kerry Pike National School, Cork, 1884-
  • Cork District Model National School, Anglesea Street Cork City, 1865-, see descriptive list: NS/MS List
  • Cork Poor Law Union (Workhouse) National School (Male), Douglas Rd. Cork City, 1873-
  • Crosshaven and Myrtleville National School, 1854-
  • Dromina National School, Charleville, North Cork, 1872-
  • Glanmire National School, (CI) near Cork City 1869-
  • Inch No.2 National School, (CI) near Whitegate, East Cork, 1869-
  • Kilmalooda National School, (CI) near Ballinascarthy, West Cork, 1904-
  • Meenies National School, (CI) near Drimoleague, West Cork, 1871-
  • Slievereagh/St.Michael's National School, near Ballyvourney, West Cork (1867) 1886-
  • Shandrum National School, Newtownshandrum, near Charleville, North Cork, 1854-
  • St.Luke's National School, (CI) Cork City, 1887-
  • St.Michaels National School, (CI) Blackrock, Cork City, 1866-
  • St.Nicholas National School (CI), Cove Street, Cork City, 1905-
  • Summerhill National School, Cork City, 1940s-
  • Templebreedy National School, near Crosshaven, South Cork, 1880-
  • Trimbaths Lane National School, off Cathedral Rd, Cork City, 1914-

(Those marked '(CI)' are/were managed by the Church of Ireland/Anglican community).