Showcasing Laois History and Heritage
An Initiative of Laois Library Service


March 15, 2022
On the 1st of January 1920, despite it being the fair day, the streets of Maryborough were strangely silent. The silence was not to last. What was missing was motor traffic and not just because there was much less of it then than now. The absence was due to a cessation of all motor driving...
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Laois Local Studies was established to collect, preserve and make available for reference, material relating to the history and heritage of County Laois.