Archive Collections

Collection catalogues will be added to this page in pdf format on an ongoing basis as they are standardised to ISAD(G) standard and/or processed.

Archives of Louth Local Authorities 

Grand Jury collection

Poor Law Board of Guardians collection

Rural District Councils

Louth County Council

Boards of Health and Public Assistance

Archives of Urban Authorities

DC/ - Dunleer Corporation


Archives of estates, businesses, individuals, schools, societies, and organisations relating to the development of County Louth

LCCA/ Louth County Committee of Agriculture (and Technical Instruction)

PP00001/ Filgates of Lisrenny Papers

PP00008/ Isaac Butler's Journal 1744

PP00011/ Introduction to Transcript of Escapees from Dundalk Jail Register, 27th July 1922

PP00011/ Transcript of Escapees from Dundalk Jail Register, 27th July 1922

PP00011/ Introduction to Transcript of Rescued Prisoners, 14th August 1922

PP00011/ Transcript of Rescued Prisoners from Dundalk Jail Register, 14th August 1922

PP00015/ Emmet Band Dundalk

PP00017/ Workmen's Accounts Heynestown

PP00019/ Collon estate

PP00024/ Rahanna House Papers

PP00025/ Dunleer Corporation: Notes by JR Garstin

PP00027/ Catholic Rents and Louth Confraternity Accounts

PP00043/ Hinds of Dundalk

PP00069/ The Roden Collection

PP00075/ Dundalk and Carlingford Presbyterian Church Records

PP00118/ Joseph Dolan Papers

PP00126/ Papers relating to the historian John D’Alton

PP00166/ Tempest Family and Dundalgan Press Papers'

PP00206/ The Paddy Mallon - Great Northern Railway (Ireland) Collection

PP00286/ Emerson Papers (Collon estate rentals)

PP00293/ Tillage_Fertiliser_Schemes

Please also see our online archive catalogue


School Archive Collections

SCH002/ Ardee Infant national school

SCH003/ St Nicholas national school, Dundalk

SCH004/ Plaster national school, Ballymascanlon

SCH005/ St Laurence's national school, Omeath

SCH006/ St Peter’s (Church of Ireland) National School, Drogheda

SCH007/ St Peter’s National School, Dromiskin

SCH008/ Charlestown national school, Ardee

SCH009/ St Mary’s (Church of Ireland) national school, Ardee



Index to Dundalk Rural District Council minute book 1 (size 299 KB)

Index to part of Drogheda Rural District Council minute book 1 (size 271.1 KB)