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Theological and Religious Studies Collection Directory

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Name of Library: The Bolton Library

Address: John St., Cashel, Co. Tipperary

Town: Cashel

Telephone: 062 61944

Fax: 062 61944

E-mail: boltonlibraru@oceanfree.net


Alternative names

Previously known as The GPA Bolton Library


The Very Rev. Dr. Philip Knowles

Job Title

Dean of Cashel

Purpose and main user community of the library

Open to tourists and researchers by arrangement

Terms of access

For research by appointment only. Open to public to view display cases

Opening hours

M-F 10.00-16.00

Disabled access

Stairs to upper floor






Periodicals - Back Issues

Current Periodicals


Manuscripts and maps

Volumes added per year



Bibles, Liturgies, Sermons

Special Collections

The whole library is a special collection of the books of Archbishop Theophilus and includes

books from Archbishop William King's collection as well as some from Bishops Narcissus

Marsh, Jephson, Foley and the Abbe Bignon


None that relate to religious studies or theology

Research resource

Cannot specify - would depend on aspect of study

Catalogue Type

Millers Catalogue 1973

URL of catalogue


Other facilities


Full Time Staff

Part Time Staff 2

Voluntary Staff

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