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Culm crushers and grinding stones in the Barrow Valley and Castlecomer Plateau

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Author : Michael J. Conry
Description : Small booklet published in 1990, consisting of 28 pages, contains a map showing the distribution of the grinding stones, which tempered slack from the Castlecomer coalmines and yellow clay for use as a domestic fuel. It also described the state of repair of each of the grinding stones located in counties Kilkenny, Carlow, Laois and Kildare.
(Now out of print)



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