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  • Articles featured:
    • Excavations at Ferriter's Cove (P.C.Woodman, M.A. Duggan and A. McCarthy).
    • The Voyage of Saint Brendan in Old French (Catherine Jennings)
    • Bonaventure O'Connor Kerry: A seventeenth-century Franciscan abroad (Rev. Cathaldus Giblin).
    • An Enterprising Cromwellian Family: The Taylors of Dunkerron (Gerard Lyne and Daniel Moriarty)
    • Three eighteenth-century Letters from Lady Theodosia Crosbie (The Knight of Glin)
    • Richard Townsend Herbert's ‘Information of the state of tithe in Kerry’, 1788 (Maurice J. Bric)
    • Michael Condon's Visit to Derrynane, 1839 (Rev. Bernard J. Canning)
    • The O’Connell Monument in Rome (Rev. Fearghus Ó Fearghaill)
    • An Extract from Bishop David Moriarty’s Diary, 1856 (Rev. Kieran O’ Shea)
    • Kruger agus a Ré (Séan Ó Luing)
    • Kildare Place Society in Kerry: IV Summary and Discussion (Pádraig de Brún)
  • Articles featured:
    • Kerry Souterrains (Eamonn P. Kelly)
    • The Munster Plantation Era: Rebellion, Survey & Land Transfer in Nth Kerry (Patrick J. O’Connor)
    • A Castleisland Inventory, 1590 (Rev. Kieran O’ Shea)
    • Thadaeus Moriarty O.P. c. 1603-1653 (Rev. Augustine Valkenburg, O.P.)
    • A Lost Fitzmaurice Dunaire (Pádraig de Brún).
    • General John Sigismund Maguire and the Kerry Connection (Rev. Anselm Faulkner, O.F.M.)
    • Some Documents Concerning Valentia Erasmus Smith School 1776-95 (Pádraig de Brún).
    • Lewis Dillwyn’s Visit to Kerry, 1809 (Gerard J. Lyne)
    • Kildare Place Society in Kerry: III Teachers (Pádraig de Brún).
    • Muiris Caomhánach í Meirice (Sean Ó Lúing)
  • Articles featured:
    • A Gold Box from Ballinclemesig (Michael Ryan)
    • A Log Boat from Derryco (Eamonn P. Kelly)
    • Fishing in seventeenth-century Kerry: The Experience of Sir William Petty (T.C. Barnard)
    • Rev. Forster Archer's account of Kerry in 1801 (Pádraig de Brún)
    • Caoineadh ar an Easpag Ó Siochfhradha (Pádraig de Brún)
    • Kildare Place Society in Kerry: IIa (Pádraig de Brún)
    • Traditional Houses at Riasc (Alan Gailey)
    • Miscellanea:
      • Container of butter froma bog at Banemore (P. Healy)
      • Dugout wooden boat in the estuary of the Cashen (P. Healy)
  • Articles featured:
    • Henry Pratt, Surveyor of Kerry Estates (J.H. Andrews)
    • Cross-slab at Ardamore (Conleth Manning)
    • Medieval Crucifix Figure from Skellig Micheal (Raghnall Ó Floinn)
    • Peter McSwiney (1783-1860) and the Vexed Succession to the Last Mac Fínín Duibh (Gerard Lyne)
    • Kildare Place Society in Kerry: II (Pádraig de Brún)
    • A Ventry Convert Group, 1842 (Pádraig de Brún)
    • Seoirse Mac Tomáis - George Derwent Thomson (Seán Ó Lúing)
    • Chain of Office (Kathleen Browne)
  • Articles featured:
    • Bronze Vessels of Kerry Provenance in the Saffron Walden Museum (C.S. Briggs & G.A. Ward)
    • An Extract from the Civil Survey (Pádraig de Brún)
    • Landlord-tenant Relations of the Shelburne Estate in Kenmare, Bonane and Tuosist, 1770-75 (Gerard J. Lyne)
    • Kildare Place Society in Kerry: I Schools & Lending Libraries, Aglish-Gunsborough (Pádraig de Brún)
    • Local Government in Dingle, Ardfert and Tralee in 1833 (Seán Ó Lúing)
    • Bishop Cornelius Egan’s Diocesan Report to Rome (Rev. Kieran O'Shea)
  • Articles featured:
    • Rickard O'Connell (1572-1653) (Rev. Kieran O’ Shea)
    • Humfrey Owen’s Account of the Seigniory of Castleisland in 1686 (Rev. Kieran O’ Shea)
    • Land Tenure in Kenmare, Bonane and Tuosist, 1720-70 (Gerard J. Lyne)
    • The Dingle Train in the Life and Lore of Corkaguiny (David Rowlands and Walter McGrath)
    • Seán Óg Ó Caomhánagh (Sean Ó Lúing)
  • Articles featured:
    • Excavation of a Fulacht Fiadh at Dromkeen East, Causeway (Dermot C. Twohig)
    • An Ogham Stone and Cross-Slab from Ratass Church, Tralee (Thomas Fanning)
    • Land Tenure in Kenmare and Tuosist, 1696-c 1716 (Gerard J. Lyne)
    • Three early nineteenth-century Diocesan Reports (Rev. Kieran O’ Shea)
    • The Franciscan Friary, Killarney, 1860-1902 (Rev. Patrick Conlan)
    • Robin Flower, Oileánach agus Máistir Léinn (Seán Ó Lúing)
    • Miscellanea:
      • Pendant Whetstone (Dermot C. Twohig)
      • The Will of Henry Griffin of Riverton, 1795 (Patrick Melvin)
  • Articles featured:
    • The Souterrain in Kealduff Upper Townland, Glenbeigh - Michael Ryan
    • Fulacht Fiadh at Rath More Townland, Rathmore - Michael Ryan
    • Franciscan Friaries in Pre-reformation Kerry - Katherine Walsh
    • The Mac Finings Duibh O'Sullivans of Tuosist and Bearhaven - Gerard J. Lyne
    • Dr Nicholas Madgett's Constitutionalists Ecclesiastica, 1758 - Rev. Michael Manning
    • Richard Griffith and the Road of Kerry II - Sean Ó Lúing
    • John Windele's Visit to Skellig Michael in 1851 - Peter Harbison
  • Articles featured:
    • Excavations at Reask (Thomas Fanning)
    • The Execution of the Earl of Desmond, 1468, (Art Cosgrove)
    • The Fall of the House of Desmond (Sister Margaret MacCurtain)
    • Dr Dermot Lyne: An Irish Catholic Landlord in Cork and Kerry under the Penal Laws (Gerard J. Lyne)
    • Nineteenth-century Settlements in theLesser Blasket Islands (Joan Stagles)
    • Richard Griffith and the Roads of Kerry 1 (Seán Ó Lúing)
    • A Census of the Parishes of Prior and Killemlagh, December 1834 (Pádraig de Brún)
    • Scéal Gaeilge ón Tóchar (Padraig de Brún)
    • Two Prehistoric Objects from Killarney in Buckinghamshire County Museum, Aylesbury (Peter Harbison)
    • A Neglected Sidelight on the Last Years of Ardfert Corporation (Michael Dolley)
    • 'Some Medieval Sculpture in Kerry’ - additional notes (Peter Harbison)
  • Articles featured:
    • Excavation at Dromkeen, Causeway (Dermot C. Twohig)
    • Edward Thompson's Report on the Management of Customs and Excise in County Kerry in 1733 (David Dickson)
    • Bishop Moylan's Relatio Status, 1785 (Rev. Kieran O’ Shea)
    • A Census of the Parish of Ferriter, January 1833 (Pádraig de Brún)
    • John Windele and Father John Casey: Windele's Visit to Inis Tuaisceart in 1838 (Pádraig de Brún)
    • Aspects of the Fenian Rising in Kerry, 1867: V. Personalities and Problems (Seán Ó Lúing)
    • The Corporation of Ardfert Glass Loving Cup (Caitríona Nic Leóid)
    • A Late 19th Century Kerry Forger’s Mould from Lispole (Michael K. Murphy and Michael Dolley)
    • Miscellanea:
      • A Lost Gothic Roof Boss from Tralee (Peter Harbison)
      • A Monk of Rattoo (Padraig de Brún)
      • A Hoard of So-called ‘Gun-Money’ from Causeway (Michael Dolley)
      • Ardfert in 1827 (Pádraig de Brún)
  • Articles featured:
    • Excavations at Reask, Co. Kerry (Thomas Fanning)
    • Some Medieval Sculpture in Kerry (Peter Harbison)
    • The Orientation of the Recumbent-Stone Circles of the South-West of Ireland (John Barber)
    • Nicholas Dall Pierse of Co. Kerry, Harper (John H. Pierse).
    • The Account-Book of a Kerry Revenue Official, 1687-9 (David Dickson)
    • A New View of eighteenth-century Life in Kerry (Sile Ní Chinnéide)
    • ‘A Song Relative to a Fight Between the Kerry Militia and Some Yeomen at Stewartstown, Co. of Tyrone’ July 1799 (Pádraig de Brún)
    • David Moriarty (1814-77): IV Ecclesiastical Affairs (Rev. Kieran O’ Shea)
    • Father McDonnell’s Visit to Derrynanein 1833 (Rev. Pádraig Ó Súilleabháin. O.F.M.)
    • Séamus Goodman (1826-96): Bailitheoir Ceoil (Breandán Breathnach)
    • Aspects of the Fenian Rising in Kerry, 1867: IV Kerry Summer Assizes, 1867: (Sean Ó Luing)
    • Miscellanea:
      • A nineteenth-century Find of Fifteenth-Century Coins from Cahirciveen (Michael Dolley)
      • An Early Reference of the Legend of Gleann na nGealt (Pádraig de Brún)
  • Articles featured:
    • The Building-history of Ratass Church (Peter Harbison)
    • The Origin of the Pierse Family of County Kerry (John H. Pierse)
    • Sir Richard Cox’ s Description of Kerry, 1687 (Pádraig de Brún)
    • Lord Orrery's Travels in Kerry, 1735 (The Knight of Glin)
    • Insights into Fifty Years of Episcopal Elections (1774-1824) (Sister M. Angela Bolster)
    • An Scoláire Bán (Pádraig deBrún)
    • David Moriarty (1814-77): III. Politics (Rev. Kieran O’ Shea)
    • Aspects of the Fenian Rising in Kerry, 1867: III Prelude to the Trials (Séan Ó Lúing)
    • Primary Education in Kerry One Hundred Years Ago (Michael Quane)
    • Miscellanea
  • Articles featured:
    • The Stone Circles of County Kerry (Seán Ó Nualláin)
    • William Molyneaux’s Geographical Collections for Kerry (William O’Sullivan)
    • Notes on the Volunteers, Militia, Yeomanry and Fencibles of Kerry (Pádraig Ó Snodaigh)
    • A Sidelight on the 1843 Affray at Ballyeagh (Pádraig de Brún)
    • Daniel O’Connell, Intimidation and the Kerry Elections of 1835 (Gerard J. Lyne)
    • Two Welsh Visitors to Kerry in 1852 (Pádraig ÓRiain)
    • Aspects of the Fenian Rising in Kerry, 1867 II Aftermath (Seán Ó Luing)
    • David Moriarty (1814-77): II. Reforming a Diocese (Rev. Kieran Ó’ Shea)
    • Seachas ar Léamh agus Scriobh na Gaeilge í gCorca Dhuibhne (Tómas Ó hAilín)
    • Aspects of the Fenian Rising in Kerry, 1867: 11. Aftermath
  • Articles featured:
    • The Prehistoric Peoples of Kerry: A Programme of Investigation (Michael Herity)
    • Notes on Some Kerry Souterrains (John Waddell)
    • Studies in West Munster History IIa: A further Note on the Alltraighe (Donncha Ó Corráin)
    • The FitzMaurices of Kerry (K.W. Nicholls)
    • The Seigniory of Castleisland in the seventeenth century (Patrick O’Connor)
    • A Poem on Séafraidgh Ó Donnchadha an Ghleanna (Pádraig Ó Riain)
    • Samuel Molyneaux’s Tour of Kerry, 1709 (K. Theodore Hoppen and Pádraig de Brún)
    • Thomas O’Shea, a Kerry Harper (Alf Mac Lochlainn)
    • David Moriarty (1814-77): I. The Making of a Bishop (Rev. Kieran O’Shea)
    • A Tour of John Windele's in South Kerry, 1848 (Michael Herity)
    • Pádraig Feirtéar (1856-1924): A Shaol agus a Shaothar (Séan Ó Sé)
    • Apects of the Fenian Rising in Kerry, 1867,  I: The Rising and its Background (Seán Ó Lúing)
    • The Kerry ‘Home Rule’ By-election, 1872 (Brendán Ó Cathaoir)
  • Articles featured:
    • The Phoenix Society in Kerry, 1858-9 (Seán Ó Luing)
    • Studies in West Munster History II: Alltraighe (Donncha Ó Corráin)
    • An Athair Brasbie (Pádraig de Brún)
    • Some Quernstones in Private Possession in Co. Kerry (Seamus Caulfield)
    • Traditions of Glin and its Neighbourhood (Thomas F. Culhane)
    • ‘Tuath Siosta na bhfionna-bhrú n-aolta’ (Seán Ó Suilleabháin)
    • Charles O’Brien’s Agricultural Survey of Kerry, 1800 (concl.) (M.G. Moyles and Pádraig de Brún)
  • Articles featured:
    • County Kerry’s Historical Societies (Thomas Armitage)
    • Castleisland Charter School (Michael Quane)
    • Beaker Pottery in Ireland (Aedeen Cremin Madden)
    • Philip Ronayne, Gent. (F.M. Hilliard)
    • Studies in West Munster History I: The Regnal Succession in Ciarraighe Luachra, 741-1165 (Donncha Ó Corráin)
    • Some Travellers in Kerry (Seán Ó Lúing)
    • Charles O'Brien’s Agricultural Survey of Kerry, 1800 (M.G. Moyles and Pádraig de Brún)