Other Local Publications

Lift the Latch book coverLift the Latch edited and published by Tuosist Social History Project 2013.  The book contains a wealth of interesting articles about Tuosist through the ages.

Although the publication is now out of print it is available through Kerry Library



Lift the latch contents page 1

Available in Kenmare Library.


Tuosist 6000  is a soft cover book edited and published by Tuosist History and Newsletter Committee 1999.  It contains an array of fascinating historical articles and documents about the parish going back 6000 years.

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Buy hard copy €19.50 plus postage  

Also available in Kenmare Library or to buy in Kenmare Bookshop.



St Killians’ Church, Lauragh edited and published in association with Newsletter Committee.

Published on the 150th anniversary of the building of the church.

Buy hard copy €3 plus postage  / download pdf €1  

Also available to buy in Tuosist Post Office



Useful websites and information

kerrylibrary.ie good for information on Tuosist – with links to other sites

census.nationalarchives.ie has info on 1901 and 1911 census and has links to other sites

duchas.ie has the schools’ folklore collection 1938

churchrecords.irishgenealogy.ie has transcripts of the baptism and marriage records 18th century up to c1900