Glencolumbkille Books

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New & Upcoming


Bridging the Ages, The Winding Roads and Stone Bridges of Kilcar and Glencolmcille, Co Donegal and The People Who Built Them 1750 - 1900
A pictorial collection of some of the architecturally interesting stone bridges, culverts and pipes in the parishes of Kilcar and Glencolmcille
Author: Patrick McBrearty - Email
Launch Date: May 2010
Website: (soon)


In the Bookshops

Glencolumbkille - A History - 3000 BC to 1901 AD, Aidan Manning, Donegal Printing Company Publishers, 2001, ISBN 0-9730291-0-2  
Glencolmcille A Parish History, Conall MacCuinneagain, Four Masters Press Publishers, 2002, ISBN 1-903538-09-2 
Gleanncholmcille - A Guide to 5,000 Years of History in Stone, Michael Herity, CRM Design Publishers, ISBN 1-873173-00-8 
Occasions of Faith, Lawrence J. Taylor, University of Pennsylvania Press Publishers, ISBN 0-8122-1520-6
Books & Pamphlets listed in the Donegal County Library Catalogue 
Title Author Media
A History of the diocese of Raphoe Very Rev Canon Edward Maguire Book
Blackwood's magazine William Blackwood and Sons Book
Carrick phoenix rises from the ashes Gerard Cunningham Photocopy
Carrick South-west Donegal Eunan Cunningham Noel Carr and & Enda Cunningham Book
Charles Inglis of Glencolumbkille Robert Wyse Jackson Pamphlet/Leaflet
Clergy of Derry and Raphoe Canon David Crooks, F W Fawcett Book
Colmcille...built many chapels and churches in Tir Chonaill Adhamhnan O Domhnaill Book
Commission of Public Instruction, Ireland. Diocese of Raphoe report 1835 Commission of Public Instruction Ireland Photocopy
Cuimhne Coluimcille, or the Gartan festival E Maguire Book
Dearcadh: the Ardara view 1998-1999 Eddie O'Donnell Magazine
Derry Columbkille William Doherty Book
Donegal an exploration J J Tohill Book
Donegal excursions ( illustrations of cromlechs at Malinmore, and crosses at Glencolumbkille etc) W. F. Wakeman Book
Donegal History and Society Liam Ronayne, Mairead Dunlevy Book
Donegal south of the Gap Brian Gallagher Book
Exploring the North of Ireland Paddy Dillon Book
Father McDyer of Glencolumcille [Glencolumbkille]   Leaflet
Father McDyer tells the Glencolumbkille story Fr James McDyer Pamphlet/Leaflet
Fishing in Ireland Philip Geen Book
Footloose in the West of Ireland Mike Harding Book
Four "Vagrom Men" in Donegal Milner,Fox and Redfern Book
Fr Mc Dyer of Glencolumbkille Fr James McDyer Book
Gailey's guide to Derry and its suburbs William Gailey Book
Gleann Cholmcille - failte Glencolumbkille Parish Council Leaflet
Glencolmcille Conall Mac Cuinneagain Book
Glencolmcille [Glencolumbkille] another view Eanna Mac Cuinneagain Photocopy
Glencolumbkille Michael Herity Book
Glencolumbkille [article on Fr McDyer] Nuala O Faolain Photocopy
Glencolumbkille 3000 B C-1883 Aidan Manning Thesis
Glencolumbkille 3000 B.C.-1885 A.D. Aidan Manning Book
Glencolumbkille report Fr James McDyer Book
Glencolumbkille report Fr James McDyer Pamphlet/Leaflet
Glencolumbkille Whit Monday services 1963   Pamphlet/Leaflet
Glencolumbkille, Co Donegal, and its early christian cross-slabs Liam Price Book
Glencolumbkille: a history 3000 BC - 1901 AD Aidan Manning Book
Guide to Londonderry and highlands of Donegal James Greer Book
Haunts of the eagle Arthur W. Fox Book
Heritage: a visitor's guide Eilis Brennan Book
Highways and byways in Donegal and Antrim Hugh Thomson, Stephen Gwynn Book
Hill walkers Donegal David Herman Book
Illustrated handbook of the scenery and antiquities of South-Western Donegal Monsignor James Stephens Book
In Conall's footsteps Lochlann McGill Book
In his hand John H. Gebbie Book
Inis-owen and Tirconnell William James Doherty Book
In-through people Michael O'Donnell Book
Ireland Catharina Day Book
Irish coastal walks Paddy Dillon Book
It's me O Lord Rockwell Kent Book
Living stones Canon David Crooks Book
Lough Erne, Bundoran, and the Donegal highlands William Lawrence Book
Monasticon Hibernicum Vol 1 Mervyn A M Archdall, Right Rev Patrick, bishop of Ossory Moran Book
North west Ulster Alistair Rowan Book
O'Donovan's Ordnance Survey letters Donegal Andrew and Edward Macintyre, Rev Michael O'Flanagan Book
On the verge of want James Morrissey Book
Ordnance Survey letters Donegal Brian Friel Book
Ordnance survey memoir transcriptions Queen's University of Belfast. Institute of Irish Studies Spiral Bound
Ordnance Survey Memoirs of Ireland: parishes of County Donegal II 1835-6 Angelique Day, Patrick McWilliams Book
Parish maps of Ireland The Derry Youth and Community Workshop, Brian Mitchell Book
Peaceful wartime Ellis Foy Book
Rambles round Donegal Patrick Campbell Book
Raphoe clergy and parishes Rev James B MA., MRIA Leslie Book
Romantic stories and legends of Donegal Harry Percival Swan Book
Rural change in Ireland John Davis Book
Scoil Samhraidh d'Fhidleireacht Thir Chonaill Caoimhin MacAoidh Spiral Bound
Songs from Glencolumbkille (reprinted from CEOL Vol. III, No. 4 (1970) Hugh Shields Pamphlet/Leaflet
St Colm Cille Gartan to Iona Christy Gillespie, Termon National School [5th & 6th classes 1996/7] Book
Studies in the layout, buildings and art in stone of early Irish monasteries Michael Herity Book
Survey of the Megalithic tombs of Ireland Eamon Cody Book
The Civil Survey A.D. 1654 - 1656 Irish Manuscripts Commission, Robert C Simington Book
The Cliff scenery of South-Western Donegal Kinnfaela Book
The Donegal guide Ireland. Bord Failte Eireann Book
The Donegal highlands Most Rev James McDevitt Bishop of Raphoe Book
The Gaeltacht, Ireland at its best = An Ghaeltacht, Eire ar sinsear GaelSaoire Book
The Great famine in south-west Donegal 1845-1850 Pat Conaghan Book
The Land of lakes Edgar S. Shrubsole Book
The Riches of Glencolumbkille, Co Donegal, Ireland Fr James McDyer Pamphlet/Leaflet
The Riches of Glencolumbkille, Co Donegal, Ireland Fr James McDyer Pamphlet/Leaflet
The Secret places of Donegal John M. Feehan Book
The Traveller's guide to sacred Ireland Cary Meehan Book
The way that I followed Frank Mitchell Book
Turas Columcille 9th June Glencolumbkille Heritage Project Leaflet
Twenty-five in Ireland John O'Connor, O.H. JahnO.H. Jahn Book
Walking the Ulster Way Kilian McDaid Book
West Irish folk-tales and romances William Larminie Book

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