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In the Shadow of the Steeple - No.8 (published 2003)

In the Shadow of the Steeple No. 8
Cover Illustration: The Mill and Weir from the
Bridge, Bennettsbridge.


Liam Hoyne - A personal appreciation
P.H. Gulliver...8

Tullaherin land purchase dispute, 1916-20
Mary Cassin...12

William John Hennessy, a Kilkenny born American artist and his family
John Kirwan...29

Maiden Hall Cricket Club
Gilbert Butler...37

"One Continual Warfare": Law land and confrontation on the Shee Estate, 1839-44
Marilyn Silverman...39

The Fair Green revisited
Joan Cleere...63

The Gaeltacht adventures of Hubert Butler
Eleanor Burgess...67

The Great Famine in Thomastown
Walter Walsh...77

James Howe and the design for a parterre at Leyrath, Kilkenny
E. Charles Nelson...98

A local connection with Robert Emmet
Seamus Corballis...109

Property ownership at Grennan and Jerpoint Abbey, 1711-1826
Liam Hoyne...112

Conservation works about to commence on Tullaherin Round Tower
Colm Murray...138

Thomastown National Schools in the nineteenth century: the role of the Roman Catholic clerical manager
Joe Doyle...147

Thomas O'Flatherty's Ghost
Rose Hogan...124

Book reviews...165

"In the Shadow of the Steeple"
No.2 published in 1990
No.3 published in 1992

No.4 published in 1994
No.5 published in 1996
No.6 published in 1998
No.7 published in 2001
No.9 published in 2006

On-line articles from: No.1 published in 1987 now out of print