Web Links

The following is a list of web links that we thought might be of interest. If you have suggestions for further links, please contact us.


Links to information on the local area.


Websites that provide further genealogy information.

  • Irish Genealogy - Official web site of Irish Genealogy Limited.
  • National Archives - The National Archives holds a wide variety of records, many of which are relevant to Irish genealogy and local history.

Sam Maguire

Links to websites with further information on Sam Maguire.

West Cork Towns & Communities

Links to surrounding towns and communities.

  • Ballydehob - Charming and colourful village on the South West Coast of Ireland, 20 miles east of Mizen Head, Europe's most westerly point.
  • Baltimore - Village facing the wild Atlantic in the shadow of Baltimore Beacon with strong associations with the sea and all things maritime.
  • Bandon - Thriving market town on the Bandon river and the gateway to West Cork.
  • Bantry - The town is situated at the south east corner of its famous and historically important bay.
  • Castletownbere - Nestling between the Caha and Slieve Miskish Mountains the town is sheltered from the Atlantic Ocean by Bere Island.
  • Clonakilty - Award winning picturesque town in the heart of West Cork, surrounded by beautiful countryside and spectacular coastal views.
  • Coppeen - Village rich in archaeological terms located on the Bantry Line (R585), about half an hour away from Cork City.
  • Drimoleague - Drimoleague, on route 586, nestles peacefully on the banks of the River Ruagagh, a tributary of the Ilen River.
  • Lislevane - Lislevane is a small hamlet located on the Seven Heads Peninsular in picturesque West Cork.
  • Macroom - Busy market town in the valley of the Sullane River with a colourful history and a range of activities.
  • Rosscarbery - Small coastal town centrally located in West Cork surrounded by miles of sandy Blue Flag beaches.
  • Schull - Internationally known sailing centre where a safe and sheltered harbour is home to many waterbourne actitivies.
  • Skibbereen - Known as the capital of West Cork, a busy town from which the many 'sparkling jewels' of the area can be reached.
  • Timoleague - Perched at the edge of a long sea inlet this friendly tourist village is dominated by the ruins of a 13th century abbey.

Historical Societies

Local Historical Societies

Waterfall House