Copies of the 30th anniversary issue of the Tipperary Historical Journal 2017 are available for purchase at Steeples (Books and More), Nenagh.
Among the articles are John Bagwell; Politician & Landlord (1811-1883) by Seán O'Donnell; The Departure of Thomas MacDonagh (1878-1916) from Kilkenny in 1903 by Proinsias O Drisceoil; The Income of Catholic Priests in Pre-Famine Ireland by Danny Grace, and Michael O'Connell (1887-1936), Vice Commandant of the 2nd Mid-Tipperary Brigade, by Neville O'Connell.
For sport lovers there is also part 1 of A Bibliography of Sport in Tipperary. The cover features a photograph of the famous stallion Sadlers Wells.
The journal costs €20 and offers tremendous value with 13 articles plus book reviews spread across 240 pages.
Meanwhile Danny Grace has been appointed as president of Ormond Historical Society