HISTORICAL SOCIETIES

Ballyhalbert Historical Society
Ballyhalbert is a small village on the Ards Peninsula, County Down. This site includes historical information and photographs.
 Breifne.jpg Breifne Historical Society - Cumann Seanchais Bhreifne
This society is dedicated to the history of the ancient territory of Breifne - Cavan, Leitrim and South Fermanagh - and runs a series of events as well as publishing an annual journal.
  Cahans Project
Non-profit group dedicated to promoting the history of Cahans Presbyterian Church, Monaghan and the mass emigration from the church in 1764. The group is also restoring the church building.
  Corduff Raferagh Heritage Group
Local group dedicated to the history of the Corduff/Raferage area of south Monaghan.
  County Kildare Archaeological Society
Founded in 1891, the site contains sections on the society, publications, events, membership and projects.
County Kildare Federation of Local History Groups
Founded in 1999 to foster communications, exchange ideas, and generally raise awareness of local history groups in the county.
County Louth Archaeological and Historical Society
Founded in 1903, this site give background to the society and its past publications.
Craigavon Historical Society
The site includes historical town trails for Lurgan and Portadown, extracts from past publications and a programme of the society's events.
Creggan History Society
The area covered by the Society is the ancient Irish Barony of the Upper Fews, in Co Armagh, and that part of the Creggan Parish in Co. Louth. The site includes an index to the society's publications.
  Cumann Seanchais Ard Mhacha
Armagh Diocesan Historical Society. Promoting the study of history, both ecclesiastical and secular, in the Archdiocese of Armagh. Site includes past publications, events, membership.

Dartrey Heritage Association
This society is involved in several restoration projects in the Rockcorry area of County Monaghan, in particular on the Dawson estate.
Donegal Historical Society
The Donegal Historical Society which was founded by the late J.C.T. MacDonagh in 1946. With more than 900 members the Society is one of the largest local history groups in the country.
Federation of Ulster Local Studies
Umbrella group for historical societies in the nine counties of Ulster. The site gives an index to the Federation's magazine, Due North, and information on membership and local events.
  Glens of Antrim Historical Society
Founded in 1965 to promote the history of the Glens, the site includes photographs, videos, oral history, projects, publications, events, message board and information on membership.
Irish Railway Record Society
Site contains information on membership, index to the Society's publications and a guide to its extensive archive and library.
Lecale Historical Society
The Lecale Historical Society, founded in 1974, is based in Downpatrick, County Down. Its website includes an index to its publications and a list of upcoming events.
  Meath Archaeological and Historical Society
Membership & events info, index to the society's publication, Ríocht na Midhe, videos including the making of a Boyne coracle and the solstice at Newgrange and Loughcrew. Also details of the Field Naming project.
North of Ireland Family History Society
A non-profit organisation with 11 branches in Northern Ireland, including one in Enniskillen. This site gives info on their library, branches, meetings etc.
  Old Drogheda Society
This is a subsection of the Millmount Museum website giving information on membership of the Old Drogheda and the society's publications, events, library, archive and newspaper database.
O'Neill Country.jpg O'Neill Country Historical Society
This society is focused on the history of the Blackwater Valley in Armagh/Tyrone. The site includes programme of events, index to the society's publications, online bookshop and reviews.
  Rossmore Mausoleum Conservation Group
Non-profit group, founded in 2008, dedicated to preserving the built heritage of Rossmore Park, Monaghan.
  Seanchais Ard Mhacha
The Armagh historical society's website covers membership, events and publications.
  County Tipperary Historical Society
Founded in 1987 to promote the history, culture, heritage, folklore and geography of the county. All of the society's past publications are free to download.
  Ulster Architectural Heritage Society
The society promotes the appreciation of architecture from the prehistoric to the present in the nine counties of Ulster, and encourages its preservation and conservation.
  Ulster Society for Irish Historical Studies
Irish Historical Studies is a journal produced jointly by this Society and the Irish Historical Society. The site contains information about both organisations and their lecture programmes.

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