Midleton Local History Collection

Repository: UCC Library Archives Service

Identity Statement

TitleMidleton Local History Collection
Archive ReferenceIE BL/LH/M
Web Link to this Entryhttps://iar.ie/archive/midleton-local-history-collection
Creation Dates[1873] - Feb 1979
Level of DescriptionItem (The smallest intellectually indivisible archival unit, e.g., a letter, memorandum, report, photograph, sound recording).
Extent Medium9 items

Context

Creator(s): The Ronayne family, Midleton and J. S. & R. Coppinger, Midleton

  • Administrative History ↴

    The collection contains documents related to two prominent businesses in Midleton, Co. Cork - the Ronayne family (Wine and Spirit Merchants), and J. S. & R. Coppinger (General Merchants)
  • Archival History ↴

    This is Midleton (Co. Cork) local history material held in UCC Library. It was originally identified as from the O’Shea/Daly Collection which were deposited in Special Collections, Boole Library in the 1970’s.
  • Immediate Source Acquisition ↴

    Unknown

Content & Structure

  • Scope & Content: The Ronayne family, Midleton and J. S. & R. Coppinger, Midleton ↴

    1. An account book and enclosures which relate to the business and family of Maurice and Anne Ronayne, (Wine and Spirit Merchants), 44, Main Street, Midleton.  

    2. An account book (1906-10) for J.S.& R. Coppinger, Midleton, who were Agents for Beamish and Crawford Brewery, Cork and their porter provision account with their customer, Bridget Donovan, 7, Charles Street Midleton.

  • Appraisal Destruction ↴

    Permanent Retention
  • Accruals ↴

    No Further Additions Expected
  • Arrangement ↴

    Minimal arrangement.

Conditions of Access & Use

Access Conditions Available by appointment with Special Collections and Archives to holders of UCC Readers tickets.
Conditions Governing ReproductionSubject to University College Cork Special Collections and Archives’ Reading Room terms of membership and in accordance with copyright legislation.
Creation Dates[1873] - Feb 1979
Level of DescriptionItem (The smallest intellectually indivisible archival unit, e.g., a letter, memorandum, report, photograph, sound recording).
Extent Medium9 items
Material Language ScriptEnglish
Characteristics Tech ReqN/A
Finding Aids Item descriptions via collection webpage Archive Web Link →

Allied Materials

Originals InformationN/A
Copies InformationN/A
Related MaterialN/A
Publication NoteN/A

Notes

NoteN/A

Descriptive Control Area

Archivist NoteCharlotte Crowley
Rules/ConventionsISADG
Date of Descriptions23 August 2023