Tipperary Archive

Welcome to Tipperary Studies.
Home of local studies research for Tipperary County Council Library Service.

The Local Studies Department is the primary resource for local history research in County Tipperary for historians and enthusiasts. It has a dedicated reading room with modern research facilities.

Our Collections

Tipperary’s Studies vast and ever growing collection on the county’s history and heritage includes books, journals, local newspapers, maps, images including photos and postcards, archives and ephemera. There is a large focus on making much of the unique Tipperary material available in digital format. As items are digitised they will be made available online. To that end you are encouraged to keep visiting here to see what is new.

Recently Added Items

Working the thresher 1975

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Colour image of two men working the old machine at the old style threshing in Holycross. 1975

Reaping with tractor and old machine

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Colour image of Jim Cormack and John Flanagan, Galbertstown, operating an old reaping machine in an oat field, Newtown Co. Tipperary