Holroyd-Smyth Family Papers, 1618-1965.
Family and estate papers of the Holroyd-Smyth family of Ballynatray,Co. Waterford. Estate papers include conveyances, leases, rentals, surveys, maps and labour accounts for their holdings in Waterford, Limerick and Cork. Also contains papers for the Grice family of Co. Limerick and the Moore family of Clonmel, Co. Tipperary. Richard Smyth married Alice Grice, daughter and co-heir of Richard Grice of Ballycullane, Co. Limerick in 1683. The papers of the Moore family came into the collection due to the marriage of Charlotte Mary Smyth to Charles William Moore, 5th Earl Mount Cashell in 1848. Among the family papers is a large collection of correspondence, the majority of which is that of Richard Smyth (1796-1858)of Ballynatray. The family papers also include a substantial collection of legal and financial papers, genealogical material and photographs, as well as marriage and testamentary material.
I.vi.4. Blackwater Fishery,
1871.View more information ...
|In Collection:||Holroyd-Smyth Family Papers, 1618-1965|
Contains Special Report of Proceedings of a court held at the Court House, Lismore on the 10th and 11th of January by the Inspectors of Irish Fisheries, 'who received application from Hon. Charles William Moore-Smyth, of Ballynatray, in the county of Waterford, for a certificate for a fixed engine, called a slake net or Scotch weir, for the capture of salmon, said fixed engine to be erected on the river Blackwater, at Ballynatray; to enquire into the legality or illegality of such fixed engine and the right to erect same.' Also contains remarks on the fishery bill, n.d.
|Call Number:||MS 49,518/26 (Manuscripts Reading Room)|
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