Showcasing Laois History and Heritage
An Initiative of Laois Library Service


February 9, 2023
There is a somewhat curious monument in the court square in Stradbally. Erected ‘In memory of a brave father and two worthy sons’ its curiosity lies in the fact that it commemorates two pro-Treaty victims of the political violence of the 1920s, something which is comparatively rare, and in that it does not mention the...
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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.