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Archive of the Month

The Faith Journey of Joseph Blanco White

By Bryan Whelan

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Architectural Drawings Project Moves West: The Tuam Diocesan Collection

By Dr Michael O Neill

The latest phase of the project to digitize, catalogue and make available online the RCB Library’s collections of architectural drawings of churches has resulted in the processing of drawings from the western diocese of Tuam

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Headlines in April 1917: Further Focus on the Gazette

By Robert Gallagher

Continuing our commitment to highlight events during the Decade of Commemorations from a Church of Ireland perspective, April’s Archive of the Month provides some analysis of the stories making the headlines in the Church of Ireland Gazette 100 years ago in April 1917.

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Harry Clarke’s Unique Gift to the Archbishop of Dublin

by Bryan Whelan

The RCB Library holds over 60,000 volumes of printed books, many of which have come into its safe custody from members of the Church of Ireland laity, clergy and bishops

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A Roof over Clerical Heads: Visual Insight to Glebe House Drawings

By Dr Michael O’Neill

The RCB Library has a small but significant collection of architectural drawings of glebe houses from various parts of the country.

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RCB Library Conservation Fund

by Bryan Whelan

The RCB Library holds thousands of unique and distinctive items: parish records, including registers of baptisms, marriages, and burials; manuscripts; architectural drawings, and rare books.

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Please Be Seated: The Content of Church of Ireland Pew Registers

By Robert Gallagher

Until the mid–nineteenth century, the purchase, rent or assignment of pews within Church of Ireland parishes was not an uncommon practice.

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The Killoughter Vestry Minute Book

by Dr Jonathan Cherry

Archive of the Month – November 2016

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The Foundation and Development of the Church of Ireland Divinity Hostel – A Summary of RCBL MS1043

By Sean Hanily

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A Colour–coded Resource of What Survives; Where it is; & with Additional Information of Copies, Transcripts and Online Indexes

Archive of the Month – August/September 2016

The List of Church of Ireland Parish Registers has again been extensively revised and updated, and in a collaborative project between the RCB Library and the Irish Genealogical Research Society (IGRS).

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