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Revisit Six Important Years in Wicklow History

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Full title: Exploring Wicklow’s Rebel Past 1798-1803

Creator / Author: Ruán O’Donnell, with photographs by Dominic Martella, Richard Nairn and Dúchas

Item Type / Page count: Book / 71pp

When Published: 1998

Publisher / Place of Publication: Coiste Chill Mhantain ’98 / Wicklow ’98 Committee / [Wicklow, Co. Wicklow]

About: This book was published to commemorate the two-hundredth anniversary of the 1798 Rebellion. It is a guidebook to the landmarks and sites associated with this period in Wicklow’s history. Divided into six suggested routes, it covers the whole county, with many of the locations being in the western half. All the memorials commemorating the Rebellion are listed, together with the history and folklore of the sites.

ID number(s): 0953492206

Chapters: Acknowledgements — Introduction — Planning your route / Raymond Stephens — Route One: Blessington, Blackmore Hill, Athdown, Oakwood — Route Two: Bray, Enniskerry, Ballinvalla/Sleamaine, Luggala – Route Three: Dunlavin, Baltinglass, Derrynamuck, Leitrim — Route Four: St. Kevin’s Bed (Glendalough), Rathdrum, Greenan (Lower Glenmalure), Baravore (Upper Glenmalure) – Route Five: Newtownmountkennedy, Roundwood, Wicklow Town – Route Six: Arklow, Aughrim, Tinahely, Ballyrahan Hill, Carnew — Sources.

Extra #1: includes numerous maps and colour photographs.

Extra #2: Check Libraries Ireland for this publication.

Extra #3: Check OCLC WorldCat.org for this publication in libraries worldwide.

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If You Go Down to the Woods Today

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Full title: County Wicklow [Book Chapter]

Creator / Author: Donal Magner

Item Type / Page count: Book Chapter / 41pp

When Published: 2011

Publisher / Place of Publication: The Lilliput Press / 62-63 Sitric Road, Arbour Hill, Dublin 7.

Parent Publication [book]: Stopping by woods: a guide to the forests and woodlands of Ireland / by Donal Magner / pp 476-516

About: This is just one chapter in a guidebook that lists and details, on a county-by-county basis, more than 300 forests and woodlands in Ireland that are open for public access. The author, who describes 27 woodlands in Wicklow, comments that “Wicklow is regarded as the home of Irish forestry. It has maintained its links – however tenuous – with the great primeval forests”.

ID number(s): 9781843511700 / 9781843511694

Contents Aughrim [Sean Linehan Walk] – Avondale – Ballinafunshoge – Ballinastoe – Ballygannon – Ballymoyle Hill – Baravore – Cloghleagh — Cloon-Oak Glen – Coronation Plantation — Crone – Deputy’s Pass – Devil’s Glen – Djouce – Glenart Wood – Glendalough – Glen of the Downs – Kindlestown – Kippure – Knocksink – Meetings [Avoca] – Mount Kennedy – Rath Wood – Russelstown – Tomnafinnoge – Trooperstown – Vale of Clara.

Extra #1: Includes plans of each woodland, colour photographs and county map.

Extra #2: Check Libraries Ireland for this publication.

Extra #3: Check OCLC WorldCat.org for this publication in libraries worldwide.

Extra #4: Link to this item on the Publisher’s website

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