Books About Co. Cavan

Each book is listed separately. The titles may be incomplete, but the full title can be obtained by searching the on-line library catalogues of Irish Universities using key words as presented here. With the full title and information on publisher and author, you may then be able to obtain a copy through inter-library loan.

MacDermot, C. V.. – Dublin : Geological Survey of Ireland, 1996
Geology of Sligo-Leitrim :a geological description of Sligo, Leitrim, and adjoining parts of Cavan, Fermanagh, Mayo and Roscommon, to accompany the bedrock geology 1:100,000 scale map series sheet 7, Sligo-Leitrim / C.V. MacDermot, C.B. Long and S.J. Harney /with contributions by K. Claringbold … (et al.)

Digges, J. G. – Fighting industries and financing emigration in Ireland – 1906 : How the Cavan and Leitrim Railway Extention was killed. These articles appeared in the “Irish Homestead” March 24 – June 9, 1906, and are republished by request.

The Midlands : Dublin : Albertine Kennedy Publishing.
The Midlands :Longford, Cavan, Laois, Westmeath, Roscommon, Monaghan, Offaly /edited by Leo Daly

Drumkilly : from Ardkill Mountain to Kilderry Hill / edited by Tom Sullivan. – [S.l.] : Drumkilly History Committee, 2001.

Dunne, P. J.. – County Cavan in old picture postcards / P.J. Dunne / with historical comment. – [Co. Cavan] : P.J. Dunne, 2000

Clogh Oughter : a medieval island castle in County Cavan / Conleth Manning. – Bray : Archaeology Ireland, 1999 folded sheet. – (Archaeology Ireland heritage guide ; no. 7).

Maguire, Chris, 1916-. – Bawnboy and Templeport : [history, heritage, folklore] / author, Chris Maguire – Bawnboy (Co. Cavan) : the author, 1999.

Ordnance survey memoirs of Ireland / edited by Angélique Day and Patrick McW. – Vol.40 : Counties of South Ulster : Cavan, Leitrim, Louth, Monaghan and Slig. – Belfast : Institute of Irish Studies

McCaughey, Francis J.. – Arvagh : sources for a local history / by Francis J. McCaughey. – Arvagh : Arvagh Area Development Association, 1998.

Archaeological inventory of County Cavan / compiled by Patrick F. O’Donovan. – Dublin : Stationery Office, 1995.

Cavan : essays on the history of an Irish county / edited by Raymond Gillesp. – Dublin : Irish Academic Press, 1995.

Ferris, Tom. – The Irish narrow gauge : a pictorial history / Tom Ferris. – From Cork to Cavan. – Leicester : Midland Publishing, 1993.

Portrait of a parish : Mullagh, Co. Cavan. – Mullagh, Co. Cavan : Mullagh Historical Committee, 1988

O’Neill, Kevin, 1949-. – Family and farm in pre-famine Ireland : the parish of Killashandra. – Madison, Wis.; London : University of Wisconsin Press, 1984.

The Kingdom of Glan / compiled by Margaret Fitzpatrick … [et al.]. – (Glangevlin, Co. Cavan) : Glangevlin Guild, 1983.

The heart of Breifne : traditions, ballads, legends and folklore from mid-Ca. – 1980. – Monaghan : Cumann Staire Leathrátha, 1980.

Ó Mórdha, Séamus P.. – Fiachra Mac Brádaigh : poet and scribe of central Cavan / by Séamas P. Ó Mór. – [Bailieborough] : [Cumann Staire Leathrátha], 1980. – (Heart of Breifne ; 1:3).

O’Reilly, J. J, 1898-. – The history of Breifne O’Reilly / by J. J. O’Reilly. – 1st ed. – New York : Vantage Press, 1976.

Flanagan, Patrick Joseph. – The Cavan & Leitrim Railway / by Patrick J. Flanagan. – Newton Abbot : (Devon) David & Charles, 1966

Cullen, Sara. – Books and authors of County Cavan : a bibliography and an essay / by Sara Cu. – [Cavan, Ire.] : Cavan County Council, 1965

Smyth, T. S. (Terence Stanislaus). – Municipal charters of the town of Cavan / by T.S. Smyth. – Dublin : Institute of Public Administration, 1962

. Report of the Tribunal of Inquiry into the Fire at St. Joseph’s Orphanage, Main Street, Cavan. – Dublin : Stationery Office, 1943

Smyth, T. S. (Terence Stanislaus). – The civic history of the town of Cavan. – [2d and enl. ed.]. – Dublin : Browne and Nolan, 1938.

Boyd, John. – Monaghan and Cavan Lunatic Asylum : description of the design submitted for. – Belfast : at the “Banner of Ulster” Office, 1863
Monaghan and Cavan Lunatic Asylum : description of the design submitted for the building /by John Boyd

Sketches of the highlands of Cavan and of Shirley Castle, in Farney,taken during the Irish Famine by a looker-on 1856.

Whitty, John Irwine, b. 1822?. – London; Dublin : published at the London and Dublin General Engineering, Geo, 1..
Report on the coal district of the northern part of the County of Dublin, … also, a geological report of the lands of Derreskit, near Killeshandra, County of Cavan
London;Dublin:published at the London and Dublin General Engineering, Geological, Survey and Valuation offices,1854

Maguire, Thomas, d. 1847. -. – Dublin : by R. Coyne, 1833
False weights and measures of the Protestant curate of Cavan examined and exposed /by the Rev. Thomas Maguire

Cavan Association for Promoting the Reformation. – Dublin : by J. Charles, 1827.
Report of the speeches delivered at the late Reformation Meeting held at Cavan, … 26th … January, 1827 /by … the Earl of Farnham, Henry Maxwell

Coote, Sir, Charles, 1765-1857. – Dublin : Graisberry and Campbell, 1802
Statistical survey of the County of Cavan : with observations on the means of improvement drawn up in the year 1801, for the consideration, and under the direction of The Dublin Society

A full and true account of the late brave action perform’d by the Inniskilling-men, at the town of Cavan – London : for E. Brown, 1690