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  Guy's Postal Directory 1914 - Crookhaven

Crookhaven

Skibbereen (Pop 152)

 

Post, money order and telegraph office

Postmistress-Mrs M A McCarthy

Assistant-Miss M O'Sullivan

 

Marconi Wireless Telegraph Station

Officer in charge-F H Henchman

Staff S W Corrin, R J Smith,

H F Yardley, F Greenland,

V Jones, William Lupton,.

P Close

 

Conveyances-Schull (West Carbery Light ry) nearest station 11 miles to Rockisland, thence ferry day and night, 15 miles to Crookhaven ; mail car daily from Skibbereen 6.45 a m (fare 4/-), arr 11.00 a m.; ret 2 pm arr Schu114 p m, Skibbereen 6 p m

 

Parliamentary div West Cork

County Electoral div Schull

 

Rural District Council Schull ;

Electoral div. Crookhaven

 

Dispensary and Registration dist.of Goleen

Med officer and Registrar-Dr Thomas Neville

 

Petty Sessions district of Goleen

Constabulary district of Skibbereen

 

Coastguard station-

Station officer-C Hennessy

Chief boatman-N Spencer

 

Lighthouses-Fastnett Rock and Crookhaven Harbour

Chief lightkeeper-T P Murphy

 

Admiralty Signal Station, Browhead

Commanding officer--C Hennessy

 

Mizen Head Fog Signal Station

 

National Schools-head teachers

Crookhaven-Mrs K O'Driscoll

Garrigmanus-Eliza Cambridge

 

Mines.

Crookhaven Copper Mining.

Co-Thomas Holmes, mgr

 

Hotel.

McCarthys-F McCarthy

 

Shopkeepers, etc.

Burns Patrick, vintner and. shopkeeper

Downing Mrs Mary,vintner, etc

Downing Sylvester, D c

Mahony Mrs J, Cannawee

McCarthy F & Co, genl mercts, ship agents, etc

Nottage Mrs, vintner

Sheehan P, shopkpr, Cannawee

Wilkinson Mrs, Gortbrack

 

Landholders.

PARISH KILMOE

Burchill Mrs Wm, Lackenaked

Cotter James, Lisagriffin

Cotter Timothy, Lissagriffin

Coughlan P, Dough

Coughlan P, Killeane

Donovan R, Cloghane

Downing John, Greenane

Downing Maurice, Ballyvog

Driscoll B, Knockeennagearagh

Driscoll Florence, Ballyvoge

Goggin John, Crookhaven

Hurley Daniel, D C, Cahir

Love Jehn, Lackenakea

McCarthy Flornce, Crookhaven

McCarthy Jeremiah, Kilbarry

McCarthy Patrick, Ballynaule

Newman John, Crookhaven

O'Connor Patrick, Tooreen

O'Regan Patrick, Crookhaven

Sheehan Paul, Crookhaven