Paddy Neary: The Three Tholsels The Three Tholsels Researched and read by Paddy Neary One of the best known buildings is the Tholsel building on High Street in Kilkenny City. Regarded by many as”medieval” […]

The Winslow Boy

researched and read by Eamon Kiely The events dramatised by Terence Rattigan in his play “The Winslow Boy” are based on the true story of the ordeal of a 13 […]

OKR 2021

AuthorTitlePages Richard HylandDistilling in Kilkenny ciry, 1770-18437-22 Proinsias Ó DrisceoillA nineteenth-century Kilkenny bookseller23-30 John LuceyKilkenny's first mental health facility31-38 Peter SeaverA history of Cramer's Grove, Ballyfoyle, Co. Kilkenny39-44 Michael O'DwyerThree [...]

Jostle Stone Survey (Heritage Week 2021)

In cooperation with OpenStreetMap Ireland, KAS have agreed to hold a Heritage Week event surveying jostle stones in Co. Kilkenny (other historical societies are invited to join in, though). What […]

Old Kilkenny Review 2019/2020

okr 2019-2020
AuthorTitlePages Mike MeagherThe Kings River at newtown Kells: A sacred place and power centre chosen by Palladius?7-30 Graham HullArchaeological excavation of a Late Bronze Age burnt stone spread and medieval [...]

Newsletter September 2020

Dear Readers, Welcome to another edition of our newsletter. Although the Society quieter with less news than usual, we have extra items of interest from different contributors, from the gory […]

Newsletter June 2018

Dear Archaeology and History Enthusiast, Gach rath oraibh go léir. Welcome to our brand new quarterly newsletter. We will fill it with items that we hope are of interest to […]

Newsletter June 2020

Dear Readers, The Kilkenny Archaeological Society is experiencing a bit of a standstill like the rest of society and getting used to the new ways we as a society communicates […]

Newsletter March 2020

Dear Friend of KAS, This is the first newsletter of 2020 and we would like to thank you for taking the time to read our newsletter. We try to include […]