B 174579

Folders with the caption Strabane Barony

These will be the working papers of the Strabane Local History Group which resulted in the publication by PRONI  [University of Ulster] of book on the barony of Strabane

Typescript of the text entitled ‘The Plantation in Ulster in the Strabane Barony Co. Tyrone c.1600–c.1641’ which is listed as Thomas Witherow Local History series no. 1 (New University of Ulster 1982)

Typed as a draft with many handwritten alterations and also MS notes by R.J.H.

Photocopies of documents including rent roll of Sir Claude Hamilton of lands in Killeny and Eden Co. Tyrone c.1612

Handwritten annotations in pencil recording payments in money, muttonnes, hennes, hoges, capons also days of service ‘with horse and man’

The original MS is held Edinburgh University Library

There is a photocopy in PRONI (ref T|544|1) and also another microfilm copy (ref MIC 285)

Approx. 30 photocopies of memorials in the Registry of Deeds Dublin c.1720–c.1780

Photocopy of general map of Ulster showing location of major towns in the 17th century

Copy of a photostat copy of a map of Limavady and District 1782 by Patt Roe with typed list of some 132 tenants

The original map was in the custody of a Limavady solicitor name Lane when copied (ref T 821)

Xerox copy of a publication American Christianity: An Historical Interpretation with Representative Documents Vol. 1 1607–1820 (73 pp)

Xerox copy of a submission to the Committee appointed by the Government of Northern Ireland to review the facilities for university and higher technical education in Northern Ireland following the Robbins report

The photocopy is badly faded in the latter half and the section for appendices is completely illegible

Photocopy of a printed report on the Sion Mills conservation area including [renovation] of the linen spinning mill by W.H. Lynn c.1860, Sion House and gatehouse, stable clock tower, Bearney Foot Bridge