St Johnston - Carrigans     ~ Co Donegal.

St Johnston and Carrigans Heritage

Dictionary of Local Dialect
Drowning Tragedy River Foyle 1917
St Johnston - Social Economic Success by Mary Crossan
Carrigans Flax Mill by Frank McGurk
Donegal Farmers and Milk 1930s
Article on Fishing in St Johnston Patrick Gormley December 2004
May 2013 History Trail Notes
Orange Order, St Johnston
Bishop O Doherty was a pupil of Carrigans and Monreagh schools
Carnival St Johnston 1976
The origin of the name, St Johnston
Local Gossip Newsletter 1999
Hugh Gormley Senior 1879-1953
Information on Diver family
Kelly's Shore Lane
Local Heroes 2017
Letter on Fishing 1960
The townland of Clashygowan
A Tragic Death from 1922
My Story by Patsy O Hagan
Carrigans 1821
Maggies Tavern, Carrickmore
1835 Letter about the area - written in Raphoe
Hibernian Band, St Johnston
Retirement of Master McBride
Bombed Factory Carrigans early 1970s
History of Christianity in the local area
St Boyne's Holy Well, Churchtown
St Johnston and Carrigans - entries in a book
Willie Lynch "Mayflower" 1948
St Johnston Fair

Local History/Placenames by Rev Philip Lynch

TV Lineup on RTE Jan 1983
Social Services
Poteen Making - St Johnston and Carrigans Area
Fishing Article Democrat Nov 2011
Fishing on the Foyle - Letter 1960
How St Johnston Looked Long Ago 
The building of the new bridge 1999
Retirement from Rankins
Research done by Resource Centre into local history
Lagan Desert
Chapel at Wauk Mill
Sports 1973
The Boat-Hole - Railway Road
A German Plane comes down during WW2!
Altar Lee, Mass Rock, Binnion by Hugh Doherty
Graham Family Museum - Ardagh
Debbie Tree Dunmore
Murder in Carrigans 1938
Bridie Lynch - Olympics Athlete
Mary Houston - with her daughter Bridget
JB Shannon
Ann Matthewson - Country Singer
The Legend of Stumpy's Brae
Stumpy's Brae from Derry Standard early 1950s
Ghost Stories
Sarah Leech of Lettergull
Fleming Engineering
Famine in the St Johnston and Carrigans area
Donegal Meat Processors
Snippets from the Past
War Clippings
Castletown National School Records
Religion Snippets from St Johnston
Families Held in St Johnston Siege
Old Money
Laggan Area Tenants 1794
Catherine Peoples Meals on Wheels
Patrick Gormley and the website
The first set of pupils enrolled in Drumucklagh School 1909
Drumucklagh School History
The Blacksmith
Riverview Meats
Farming in St Johnston and Carrigans
Flora/Fauna
Fr Oliver McCrossan, Columban Missionary to the Philippines
Daisy Campbell
Quigleys
Mary Bradley
Rescue at Glenshane Pass, March 2010
Placenames
St Johnston  - the history of the village
Church hall attacked 2008
St Johnston and Carrigans Demographics
St Johnston Carrigans in 1900's
Celtic Christianity in Taughboyne
St Baithin - 1400 Anniversary
1899 article about St Baithen
Mongavlin Castle Feb 2005 by Patrick Gormley
Mongavlin Castle, Article by E McIntyre
Article on Local Surnames
Annie Hamilton 100 on 7 Nov 1965
Railway - St Johnston and Carrigans
Transport 1880's
Resource Centre
Resource Group and Poor Local Transport late 1990's
Strabane Lifford Notes - Taughboyne ICA
Binnion Hill
Lecture Hall
St Johnston Retail - shops and pubs
1959 - Life Back Then
The Story of the Local Schools
E J White
History of Local Churches
Householders in St Johnston 1794
Andrew Taylor
A photo of the Main St, St Johnston studied
Robert Wilson Hamilton
Oldest Map of the Area
St Johnston and Carrigans Pagan Heritage
Fairy Faith
Craighadoes
Customs and Excise by Bridget McKenna
The Crolly Doll
Monreagh School Closure 2011
Alexander Doherty Watchman
Civil Survey 1654
James II and St Johnston
Madeline McCann
List of Entitlements to Spinning Wheel Premium 1796
Hearth Tax for Taughboyne
Latta Family Members emigrating from Taughboyne
Canon Daniel Cunnea DD
Monsignor Dan Carr
Story of a St Johnston House
St Baithin's Church - History in Summary
St Baithin
St Baithin by Marion Shepherd, December 2008
Rev Alexander Lecky's Funeral at Ballylennon 1929 
Time Capsule
Joe Peoples Umpire of St Johnston Cricket Club
Ward Newspaper Clip
St Vincent de Paul Society, St Baithin's Conference
Orange Order, St Johnston
Resource Group
Tilly Lamp
Amerge
Tommy Peoples - Famous Musician and Composer
Joe Peoples writes about St Johnston History (1999)
Wakes in times gone by
Thatching
"Spider" Kelly
Patrick McBrearty Actor
Playschool History
Brian McDaid
Rev Joseph Diver from Carrigans
Dunmore House, Carrigans
Dunmore Tragedy - Poem
Trensallagh 2008
Turtle Bunbury
James Patton business ad from the 1980's
Orange Order March 2007
Cobbles in St Johnston
Washing 
School Long Ago
Clothes
Food
Jonathan Campbell
The McAdoo Family, Dernacally, St Johnston
Ulster-Scots Heritage Centre, Monreagh
St Baithin's Youth Band
Wards Family Pharmacy
Priests Buried in St Johnston at St Baithin's Church
Lent here - long ago
Argony Pipe
Men from the mid-1950s
George Tinney
Vincent Doyle
Recent History
 

Schools History

The Story of the Local Schools

Castletown National School

Drumucklagh History