Bruen of Oak Park Papers.
Family and estate papers including rentals of the Carlow and Kildare estate (1792-1893), rentals of the Coolbawn estate, Co. Wexford (1873-1895), family accounts (1789-1851), estate correspondence (1819-1911), family correspondence (1800-1900), maps of Phibbs properties at Seafield and Corradoey West, Co. Sligo; with plans photographs etc. concerning Bruen family (1793-1870?), leases, tenants' letters, letting arrangements (1792-1888), election material (1830-1865?), farm accounts (1834-1890), papers re. stockbreeding and pedigree cattle (1856-1919), Landed Estates' Court and Land Commission material (1865-1921), religious and ecclesiastical material (1833-1911), miscellaneous accounts (1849-1891), architectural material (1879-1896)
|Main Creator:||Bruen family of Oak Park, Co. Carlow|
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Some bound volumes from this collection were catalogued at the time of accession: refer to entries in the Card Catalogue in the Manuscripts Reading Room. There are also references to Bruen material in Manuscript Sources for the History of Irish Civilisation, including the Supplement volumes
See Burke's Irish Family Record (1976) for details of family
Physical description: c.280 folders with 2 bound volumes
Finding aid available: NLI Manuscripts Collection List No. 23
|Contained in:||Bruen of Oak Park Papers|
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Acquired from Mrs. M. Boyse, great-granddaughter of Henry Bruen (d.1911), M.P. for Carlow. NLI Report on Private Collections No. 492 refers
A Map of Seafield in the County of Sligo being part of the Estate of William Phibbs Esquire now in the possession of Harlow Irwin Esquire /
November 12th 1793
Thomas McDonogh,View more information ...
|In Collection:||Bruen of Oak Park Papers|
|Main Creator:||McDonogh, Thomas|
1 manuscript map : pen and ink with some colour boundaries, on paper; 34 x 43 cm.
|Call Number:||MS 29,776(1) (Manuscripts Reading Room)|