Archives Services

Kildare Local Authority Archives

Contact: Local Studies Librarian
Access: Access to archives is provided only by appointment and on a limited basis by the local studies librarian.
Opening Hours:  Normal Office hours are Tues. - Sat. 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. and 2 - 4 p.m.

 

Collections:

  • Kildare County Council: minute books
  • Grand Jury: Abstracts of Presentments (1809 – 1893), Treasurer's query book (1858 – 1864), county surveyor notebook (1891 – 1893).
  • Poor Law Unions: Naas (Board of Guardians Minute Books (1839 – 1922), Athy (minute books 1891 – 1920; indoor relief registers, financial expenditure books), Celbridge (1908 – 1909 and 1916 – 1917).
  • Rural District Councils: Celbridge, Edenderry, Athy Minute books (1903 – 1921), correspondence, various committees.
  • Athy Urban District Council (1899 - 1974)
  • Newbridge Town Commission: minute books (1891 – 1953).
  • Private collections
  • Available on microfilms: some Interment records, purchase of grave spaces registers and local newspapers.
Address:  Kildare Collections and Research Services, Riverbank, Main Street, Newbridge, county Kildare
Telephone: +353 (0)45 448351/2 or +353 (0) 87 9871046
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Website: http://kildare.ie/Library/KildareCollectionsandResearchServices/Archives/

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