Parish Notices Sunday 15th April 2018

CHEESE & WINE FILM NIGHT-For those of you who missed last year’s Gosforth’s Fete (and for those of you who would like to see it again!) we will screen the play next Friday April 20th at 7:30pm in our Parish Hall. This will be a cheese and wine social evening to raise funds for repairs to St Mary’s Church. Recommended donation of €10. All welcome-friends, family, neighbours, the postman!

Mother’s union Wednesday, 18th April at 8pm in the Parish Hall  ‘Making your own cosmetics’  with Roisin Clough.

CARRIGALINE TWINNING NEWS We have a group of 26 coming to Ireland on 28th April. We are desperately short of 3 families to host If you are in a position to help out and want  more information can you please get in contact with  Olna Trotter at 0879525969 or 4372069.

Time to think about what is lying around in the Attic or the Garage!   It won’t be long now until 26th May and our Parish Féte in St Mary’s School.

THE Owenabue Garden and Flower Club will hold their next meeting on Monday 23 April at 8 pm in St Mary’s school hall Carrigaline.  Rachel Darlington (A regular contributor to the Irish Garden Magazine) will give a talk on “Exciting Annuals”.  Visitors always welcome. Enquiries to 086 3222615.

BANDON GRAMMAR SCHOOL  Gathering of Past-Pupils and Staff at Bandon Grammar School, celebrating 60 years at Richmount (May 2nd 1958—May 2nd 2018) 7pm Wednesday 2nd May at 7pm. An ecumenical Act of Worship followed by a light meal, exhibition of photographs, music and chat. RSVP 023-8841713 or email


We  will join again with Crosshaven for our Summer Holiday Club . This year’s Club is called ‘The Big Top’ and will be in the Canon McCrea Hall in St Mary’s School Carrigaline from  Monday 16th July to Friday 20th July. Application Forms are now available in the Parish Office or from the Rector.






Random Notes No. CCLXVI

Below is an extract from Guy’s Postal directory 1914 for Monkstown, Co Cork.  Readers may find it interesting to recognise or remember some local names from over 100 years ago.


Allhusen E L (H M Inspector Factories), 2 Carlisle place

Anglia John, general merchant, Glen road ; Limestone quarries, Raffeen

Babington The Misses, The Shrubbery

Barry William J, 4 Bellevue ter

Beale Sarah, Marina terrace

Bellis Miss, Sydenham terrace

Belton Robert W, Alta terrace

Bennett Miss F, DeVesci place

Boumphrey A G, Rocklodge

Boumphrey J T, Alta terrace

Bowers Patk,JP, Ballyorban hse

Cade Win, Gordon villas

Carrl Dempster Mrs A,  Marina villas

Clarke Misses, Fairy place

Clifton H, BA, Marina terrace

Cogan William, Raffeen

Coleman C, Albert cottage

Condors M, Castle terrace

Coughlan Patk, Carlisle place

Coveney Bryan, Glen

Coveney Lieut, R N, Laurelmer

Crabb J, De Vesci place

Cramer Mrs, Victoria cottage

Creagh Arthur, Parkgarriffldge

Crosbie Talbot, Alta terrace

Crosse Miss, 2 Fairyhill place

Cuppage T Wade, Sunnysrde

Cumin Miss, 2 Gordon villa

Dixon J, 7 Bellevue place

Donegan Miss, Bay view

Downing J, Marina villas

Doyle Mrs, Chapel hill

Enright Mrs, Castle terrace

Everett John,St Aubins

Exham Alfred H, Alta terrace

Exham Henry, 6 Alta terrace

Fahy Rev John, P P

Foley J, solr, Charlemont villas

Foott R E, M D, 1 Gordon villas

Fox Mrs, Arderin

Good R H, Carlisle terrace- general manager C B & P R

Gloster Miss, teacher, Fairy pl

Good G A, solr, Alta terrace

Greene Mrs, Ivy Bank

Hare J, steward Monkstown club, Marina cottages

Harty Joseph, Summer ville

Hayes H H, Hazelhurst

Hill Mrs, Sydenham terrace

Hoare Edward J, Rose cottage:

Hogan J II, Marina cottages

Honor Ophelia, music teacher, Carrigmahon villas

Howlett Marrion, Greystones, Belllvue terrace

Jacob Mr, 1 Sydenham terrace

Kelly Mrs, Cattle terrace

Kennedy Rev John A, MA, rector

Kidd A M, 6 Bellevue place

King Mrs, 1 Fairy Hill Place

Kingston Miss, Shrubbery

Kirwan B, The Castle

Lahiff Mrs E, Fir hill

Lehane John, De Vesci place

Lynch Lt-Col C J; Parkgarriffe house

Lyons M, Marina villas

McDonnell D, LL D, Fairy hill house

McNamara Miss, 8 Alta terrace

McSwiney Miss M, Carlisle place

Monkstown club, Marina cottage

Mosey Mrs, Alta terrace

Meade Mrs M F, Gordon villas

Morey Capt, RN, 1 Mentone villas

Murphy Denis, De Vesci place

Nelson J, Bellevue

Newman Major H H, J P, The Castle

Newman Richard, The Castle

Mrs Mentonevillaa

O’Connor M,

O’Driscoll Capt D,J P,Glenville

O’Driscoll James, 4 Lower bayview

Payne Somers, B L, J P, Carrigmahon

Purvis Mrs, Ardnaree

Roberts Rev R H A, Charlemont terrrace

Roy Mrs Agnes, Bellevue place

Ryan Mrs, Chapel hill cottage

Salmon Charles, GIen road

Sarsfield D P, JP,  Sydenham ter

Schrieber Elena, Alta terrace

Simmons Nlrs, Ardnaree

Stopford F H, Rookhurst

Sugrue John II, Glenville

Tayler Mrs, Rocklodge

Tivy H F, J P, 2 Manna villas

Warren Mrs, Marina terrace

Warren Robert, Ardnaree

Weekes Thomas E, Hazlede

Westropp Dudley, Alta terra

White James, ferry owner, Vesci place

Wolseley R W, Elmira

White Sunon, JP, Raffeen hou

Ward M M,dressmkr,Castle terrace


De Vesci Arms-Miss O’Sullvan, proprietress

Firhill(private)-Mrs E Lahif propretress

Imperial-Mary Lynch, prop

Seaside, Glen road – George O’Brien, prop

The White House Hotel

Refreshment Rooms.

The Cafe, De Vesci place – Miss McSweeney

Shopkeepers, etc.

Ahern Mrs E, dressmaker, Ivy cottage

Barry Miss T, dressmaker, Glen

Barry Mrs, shopkeeper, Raffeen

Clehane J F, vintner, The Glen

Condons M, victualler,Castle ter

Cox Mrs, shopkeeper, Sunview cot

Donovan Ellen, vint, Raffeen

Fitzgerald Mrs, Castle terrace

Hayes William, The Glen

Kearney Fras, shkpr, Castle ter

King Wm, vint, grocer, Pier hse

McSweeney Miss M,grocer and draper, 5 Castle terrace

O’Leary Miss Bridget, dress maker, Raffeen

Salmon Mrs M, dressmaker, Rathanker

Shea D, road contr, Ballyfouloo

Wall TW, stationmaster Raffeen




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