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This book covers all the Streets, Lanes, and Yards of Ballyshannon as well as 57 Townlands that surround the town..

Included in the book is the Griffiths Valuation of 1858 with corresponding 1865 Map. This lists the head tenants of each household.

Slaters Commercial Directory of 1894.

The complete 1901 & 1911 Census for the Town, which lists everybody who was living in the town in those years.

1938 Thom's Commercial Directory.

The 1941/42 Electors Register which lists everybody who lived in the town in 1941 that was over the age of 18.

The 1889 and 1944 Pub List which lists the 37 Publicans back then.

A Brief history of The Clans of Ulster, Henry Folliott, and Wiliam Connolly's Ballyshannon Estate. 

A Townland Map that clearly shows all the Townlands of Inishmacsaint Parish and Kilbarron Parish

Several Old Photos of Ballyshannon

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See the other Donegal books covering the towns of Ballybofey/Stranorlar, Letterkenny, and Donegal Town.