Colclough Family Estate: Rentals

Repository: National Archives of Ireland

Identity Statement

TitleColclough Family Estate: Rentals
Archive ReferenceIE 0625/1161/4
Web Link to this Entry
Creation Dates1919-c1941
Extent Medium1 box


Creator(s): Colclough family of Tintern Abbey, County Wexford

  • Administrative History ↴

    Tintern abbey, once one of the most powerful Cistercian foundations in Ireland, was located on the Hook peninsula, County Wexford, Ireland. The abbey was founded in 1200 by William Marshall (d.1219), the 1st earl of Pembroke. The abbey was dissolved by Henry VIII in 1536 and it passed into the possession of the Colclough family, who held it until the 1950s. 
  • Archival History ↴

    Acquired from Collis and Ward Solicitors, Dublin in 1989.
  • Immediate Source Acquisition ↴


Content & Structure

  • Scope & Content: Colclough family of Tintern Abbey, County Wexford ↴

    The collection comprises files and maps relating to Tintern Abbey and the Colclough estate in County Wexford. The papers also include a pedrigree of the family from the 16th century to the 20th century.

  • Appraisal Destruction ↴

    Permanent Retention
  • Arrangement ↴

    The collection is arranged as follows:
    1/ Rentals of the Colcough Estate 1919-1941
    2/ Files and maps relating to the sale of the Colclough Estate, Tintern Abbey
    3/ Map of Colclough Estate, Tintern Abbey showing lots to be sold
    4/ 4 maps of Tintern estate c 1977
    5/ Pedigree of the Colclough family 16th-20th century
    6/ Tintern Demesne OS map 45
    /7 Tintern Fox Covert OS map 45

Conditions of Access & Use

Access Conditions Available to holders of a valid readers ticket
Conditions Governing ReproductionReproduction is at the discretion of the archivist
Creation Dates1919-c1941
Extent Medium1 box
Material Language ScriptEnglish
Finding Aids A descriptive list is available for consultation at the National Archives of Ireland Archive Web Link →

Allied Materials

Related MaterialFurther material relating to the Colclough family of County Wexford is held in the National Archives of Ireland: IE 0625/1131/7 Colclough Family Estate: Estate papers IE 0625/1177 Colclough Family Estate: Family Papers

Descriptive Control Area

Archivist NoteAdapted by IAR archivist, March 2014
Rules/ConventionsISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description. 2nd ed. Ottawa: International Council on Archives, 2000. National Council on Archives: Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names. Chippenham: National Council on Archives, 1997.
Date of Descriptions41699