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FÁILTE! The County Tipperary Historical Society, founded in 1987, is a Society dedicated to recording and disseminating the history, culture, heritage, folklore and geography of County Tipperary.





The Tipperary Historical Journal 2014 has been launched and should be on its way to members shortly..... Journal 2014 You can renew membership/buy Journals, including the new Journal, here...


At the launch of the Tipperary Historical Journal 2014 in The Source, Thurles, launched by Dr. Vincent Comerford, native of Grangemockler, Professor Emeritus of Modern History, NUI Maynooth (second from left); Fr. Christy O'Dwyer, President; Dan Finnan, Editor; Proinsias Ó Drisceoil; Richard O'Brien, Chairman


  • The Tipperary Historical Journal 1994 is now out-of-print. We've uploaded all the articles and you can read them here: Journal 1994


At the launch of the Tipperary Historical Journal 2013 in The Source, Thurles, launched by Prof. Liam Kennedy, BSc, MSc (NUI), PhD (York), FRHistS, Professor Emeritus of Economic & Social History, Queen’s University (centre); Richard O'Brien, Chairman; Dan Finnan, Editor; Kitty Barry and Fr. Christy O'Dwyer, President.

JANUARY 29, 2013: Tipperary Historical Journal wins the Tipperariana Book of the Year Award 2012.
Fethard Historical Society marked the 25th anniversary of the Tipperary Historical Journal by deciding to award its annual Tipperariana Book of the Year to the 2012 Journal. The presentation took place in the Abymill Theatre Fethard on Saturday 26th January. The award, specially designed for the occasion by local potter, Doirin Saurus was presented to Fr. Christy O’Dwyer, President of the County Tipperary Historical Society, on behalf of all the committees, contributors and editors who have ensured the publication of the journal over the past twenty five years. The award will be on display in Tipperary Studies, The Source, Thurles. Congratulations to all involved and many thanks to the Fethard Historical Society who is also celebrating its 25th anniversary.


Pictured above: Doirin Saurus presenting the award to Fr. Christy O’Dwyer, President of the County Tipperary Historical Society; Dr. Martin Mansergh officially launched the 2012 Tipperary Historical Journal


You can read articles online from ALL out-of-print Journals: just choose the Journal and the individual article. Over 2,000 pages have been scanned and uploaded, comprising nearly 190 articles and all Book Reviews.






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