Heritage and Conservation

Publications, Related Documents and Links

A Design Guide for the Historic Setting: Shopfronts of County Cork

Bandon Town Walls (Conservation, Management and Interpretation Plan)

Biodiversity and the Planning Process

Biodiversity in Your School

Buttevant Town Walls (Conservation, Management and Interpretation Plan)

Care of Historic Graveyards - A Heritage Guide by Cork County Council

Colourful Heritage of County Cork Vol. 1

Colourful Heritage of County Cork Vol. 2

County Cork Biodiversity Action Plan 2009 - 2014

County Cork Heritage Plan 2005 - 2010 (Faigh é as Gaeilge anseo)

Guidance Notes for the Appraisal of Historic Gardens, Demesnes, Estates and their Settings

Guide to Archaeological and Architectural Heritage Sources in Cork City and County (joint publication between Cork City Council and Cork County Council)

Guide to the Recording of Built Heritage. The Recording form is available here (doc missing)

Guidelines for the Management and Development of Architectural Conservation Areas


Heritage of County Cork Publication Series:

Archaeological Heritage of County Cork (2020)

Heritage Artefacts of County Cork (2021)

Heritage Bridges of County Cork (2013) - text version

Heritage Houses of County Cork (2014) - text version

Heritage Churches of County Cork (2015)

Heritage Centenary Sites of Rebel County Cork (2016)

Heritage Castles of County Cork (2017)

Europe and the County of Cork: A Heritage Perspective (2018)

Industrial Heritage of County Cork (2019)


Historic Monument Advisory Committee Heritage Guide Series

Care and Maintenance of Historic Ironwork

Care of Archaeological Monuments

Care of Historic Graveyards

Care of Historic Headstones

Care of Historic Ruins

Care of Historic Stone Walls

Historic Town Maps of County Cork

Cork County Historic Town Maps


Pollinator Plans for various Towns in County Cork

Pollinator Plan for the town of Bantry

Pollinator Plan for the town of Carrigaline

Pollinator Plan for the town of Fermoy

Pollinator Plan for the town of Kanturk

Pollinator Plan for the town of Kinsale

Pollinator Plan for the town of Macroom

Pollinator Plan for the town of Midleton


Other County Related Publications

Japanese Knotweed - Cork County Council Advice Leaflet

Preserving Our Placenames Heritage

Thatched Houses of Cork

Youghal Walled Town Conservation and Management Plan (Youghal Town Council)

Ballincollig Gunpowder Trails Leaflet (Ballincollig Trails Group)

Ballyannan Woods (Midleton) Management Plan 2006 - 2011 (Sylvan Consulting Ecologists)

Lusitania Names (details provided by John Flynn)

The RMS Lusitania Passenger Manifest (www.rmslusitania.info)

Cork County Library Service - Local Studies Digital Library

Pure Cork(Official tourism website for Cork, Ireland)

ACR Heritage(Aghabullogue, Rylane and Coachford)

Aghabullogue Rylane Coachford Community Council

Allihies Copper Mine Museum

Aubane Historical Society

Boole Library

Ballingeary Cumann Staire (Heritage Society)

Ballyhoura Development CLG.

Ballymacoda/Ladysbridge Community Council)

Bandon Genealogy

Banteer History

Barryscourt Castle

Beara Historical Society

Beara Tourism and Development Association

Bere Island Archaeology Project

Bere Island Heritage Centre

Bird Watch Cork

Buttevant Heritage Group

Camden Fort Meagher

Cape Clear Museum and Archive

Cape Clear Story Telling Festival

Carrigadrohid/Killinardrish Tidy Towns

Carrigtwohill Community Council

Celebrating Cork Past


Churchtown Historical and Heritage Society

Clonakilty Heritage (Dúchas Clonakilty Heritage)

Clonakilty Information Site

Cloyne District Community Council

Cobh Carillon Committee

Cobh Heritage Centre

Cobh Information Site

Coomhola Borlin Development Organisation

Coppeen Archaeological, Historical and Cultural Society

Cork and Kerry Placenames Survey

Cork City and County Archives

Cork City Council's Heritage Department

Cork Civic Trust

Cork County Council Arts Service

Cork County Library

Cork Decorative and Fine Arts Society

Cork Environmental Forum

Cork Genealogical Society

Cork Geology Museum

Cork Guide

Cork Heritage

Cork Historical and Archaeological Society

Cork Literary and Scientific Society

Cork Folklore Project

Cork Invasive Species Survey

Cork Nature Network

Cork Past and Present

Cork Public Museum

Cork Sports Partnership

County Cork Gen Web (genealogy website for Cork Research

County Nature Trust

Desmond Castle

Discover Cork Schools History Project

Discovering Cork

Don and Barry's Kinsale Historic Stroll

Doneraile Wildlife Park

Donoughmore Historical Society

Drimoleague Heritage Walkway Committee

Dunmanway Hisotrical Association

Fota House, Arboretum and Gardens

Garinish Island - Ilnacullin

Glanmire Area Community Association

Glengarriff Nature Reserve

Glengarriff Tourism and Development Association

Holy Wells of Cork - blog by Amanda Clarke

Ionad Foghlama Chleire

Kildorrery Community Development

Kilmurry Historical and Archaeological Society and Museum

Kilmurry Museum

Kinsale Heritage Walks

Kinsale Regional Museum

Knockraha Area Community Association

Laharn Community Action Ltd.

Lee Valley Walking

Liscarroll Community Council

Macroom Information Site

Meitheal Mara

Midleton Archaeology and Heritage Project

Millstreet Information Site

Mitchelstown Heritage

Muintir Bhaire Community Council (Sheeps Head)

Rathbarry Tidy Towns

Rescue Fort Camden

Roaring Water Journal

Rosscarbery and District Historical Society

Saint Annes Heritage and Historical Society (Mallow)

Saint Catherine's Cultural Centre Kinsale

Sheeps Head Way Committee

Sherkin Island Marine Station

Skibbereen and District Historical Society

Skibbereen Heritage Centre

Skibbereen Information

Spike Island (Inis Píc)

Tracton Community Council

University College Cork

UCC - Special Collections, Archives and Repository Services BLOG

West Cork Genealogy

Wild Work - Helping People Help Nature Help People (SECAD)

Youghal Chamber of Tourism and Development

Youghal Heritage Committee

Creative Ireland County Cork (Details of projects, events and initiatives all relating to the Creative Ireland Programme in the County of Cork.)

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