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Down Survey

The Down Survey is the yearbook of Down County Museum. This year's edition of the Down Survey can be ordered.  Articles from previous years are available on line.  Friends of Down County Museum receive a free copy every year.

To view the contents of a publication, click on the cover. For fully illustrated articles, you can order copies of Down Survey from the museum. Contact museum@downdc.gov.uk for details.

 

down survey 2003
Down Survey 2003
Thomas Russell Bi-Centenary

down survey 2002
Down Survey 2002
Twentieth Century Down

down survey 2001
Down Survey 2001
Victorian Down
down survey 2000
Down Survey 2000
Spreading the word

down survey 1999
Down Survey 1999

down survey 1998
Down Survey 1998
1798 Commemoration issue

down survey 1997
Down Survey 1997

the latest edition Treasures of Down

The following is a list of all articles published in the Down Survey from 1997 to 2004.


Abraham, A.S.K., ‘From Monastic to Secular’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 2000, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Spreading the Word (Down County Museum 2000)

Bailie, W.D, ‘Presbyterian Communion Tokens’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 2000, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Spreading the Word (Down County Museum 2000)

Black, Eileen, ‘Two Views of the Mall, Downpatrick, in Down County Museum’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2004, Yearbook of Down County Museum, County Down at War 1850-1945 (Down County Museum 2004)

Black, Eileen, ‘A Legendary Beauty: Priscilla Countess Annesley (1866-1941)’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2002, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Twentieth Century Down (Down County Museum 2002)
 
Black, Eileen, ‘Keeping it in the Family: the Perceval Maxwell Portraits in Down County Museum’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2001, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Victorian Down (Down County Museum 2001)

Blackstock, Allan, ‘Pictures of the Past: Some Forde Documents’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 1998, Yearbook of Down County Museum, 1798 Commemoration Issue (Down County Museum 1998)

Blackstock, Allan, ‘The Raleagh Bible’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 1999, Yearbook of Down County Museum (Down County Museum 1999)

Bourke, Cormac, ‘What the Pilgrim Saw’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 2000, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Spreading the Word (Down County Museum 2000)
 
Buchanan, R.H., ‘Downpatrick: Historic Irish Town’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 1997, Yearbook of Down County Museum (Down County Museum 1997)

Clarke, Richard, ‘Dr Alexander Gracey – Victorian Doctor’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2001, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Victorian Down (Down County Museum 2001)

Colmer, Albert, ‘Reflections on Commander Boatman George Colmer, HM Coastguard’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2004, Yearbook of Down County Museum, County Down at War 1850-1945 (Down County Museum 2004)

Cooper, Joseph, ‘Zula the Greek’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 2000, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Spreading the Word (Down County Museum 2000)

Coree, James, ‘James Coree, Ardglass Harbour Master’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2002, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Twentieth Century Down (Down County Museum 2002)

Craig, Samuel, ‘Samuel Craig, a Young Soldier in the Great War’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2004, Yearbook of Down County Museum, County Down at War 1850-1945 (Down County Museum 2004)

Crichton, Marcus, ‘The South Down Militia and the Boer War, 1901-2’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2004, Yearbook of Down County Museum, County Down at War 1850-1945 (Down County Museum 2004)

Cunningham, Noreen, ‘An Anti-Conscription Election Poster of 1918’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2004, Yearbook of Down County Museum, County Down at War 1850-1945 (Down County Museum 2004)

Cunningham, Noreen and McAllister, Madeleine, ‘A Robe of the Order of St Patrick’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2001, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Victorian Down (Down County Museum 2001)

Dawson, Kenneth L., ‘Freemasonry and the United Irishmen in Late Eighteenth Century Ireland’, in McKenna, Linda, (ed) Down Survey 2003, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Thomas Russell Bi-centenary Edition (Down County Museum 2003)

Dawson, Kenneth L., ‘Henry Monro, Commander of the United Irish Army of Down’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 1998, Yearbook of Down County Museum, 1798 Commemoration Issue (Down County Museum 1998)

Dawson, Kenneth L., ‘The Friends of Down County Museum: A Brief Record of the Year’, in McKenna, Linda, (ed) Down Survey 2003, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Thomas Russell Bi-centenary Edition (Down County Museum 2003)

Elliot, Marianne, ‘Thomas Russell: Bi-centenary Lecture’, in McKenna, Linda, (ed) Down Survey 2003, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Thomas Russell Bi-centenary Edition (Down County Museum 2003)

Gallagher, H.W., ‘John Wesley and Primitive Physic’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 2000, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Spreading the Word (Down County Museum 2000)

Gordon, Harold, ‘The Peake Brothers at War, 1914-1918’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2004, Yearbook of Down County Museum, County Down at War 1850-1945 (Down County Museum 2004)

Hawthorne, James, ‘Common Matters’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 1998, Yearbook of Down County Museum, 1798 Commemoration Issue (Down County Museum 1998)

Hill, Myrtle, ‘From Down to Dohnavur: The Life of Amy Carmichael’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 2000, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Spreading the Word (Down County Museum 2000)

Hogg, Noel, ‘Sporting Down’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2001, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Victorian Down (Down County Museum 2001)

Hogg, Noel, ‘Swords and Pikes’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 1999, Yearbook of Down County Museum (Down County Museum 1999)

Hogg, Noel and Simpson, M. Lesley, ‘In Foreign Fields: Soldiers of Down in the Great War, The Down County Museum Collection’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2004, Yearbook of Down County Museum, County Down at War 1850-1945 (Down County Museum 2004)

King, Mike, ‘A Fine Catch: Photographing Aspects of Three Fishing Communities in County Down’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2002, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Twentieth Century Down (Down County Museum 2002)

King, Mike, ‘New Light on the New Gaol’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2001, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Victorian Down (Down County Museum 2001)

Lennon, Gerard F., ‘From Ballyquintin to Buffalo, Boston, and Beyond’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 1998, Yearbook of Down County Museum, 1798 Commemoration Issue (Down County Museum 1998)

Leonard, Jane, ‘Memorials of the Great War in County Down, 1914-1939’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2004, Yearbook of Down County Museum, County Down at War 1850-1945 (Down County Museum 2004)

McAllister, Madeleine, ‘A Good Yarn: A Brief Look at the use of Synthetic Fibres in Fashion’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2002, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Twentieth Century Down (Down County Museum 2002)

McAllister, Madeleine, ‘A Killyleagh Quilt’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 1999, Yearbook of Down County Museum (Down County Museum 1999)

McAllister, Madeleine, ‘Bringing the Victorians to Life’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2001, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Victorian Down (Down County Museum 2001)

McAllister, Madeleine, ‘Embroidered Postcards of the First World War’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2004, Yearbook of Down County Museum, County Down at War 1850-1945 (Down County Museum 2004)

McAllister, Madeleine, ‘He Hath Covered me with the Robe of Righteousness’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 2000, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Spreading the Word (Down County Museum 2000)

McAllister, Madeleine, ‘ The Ballybrannagh Quilt’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2001, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Victorian Down (Down County Museum 2001)

McAllister, Madeleine and Simpson, M. Lesley, ‘From the Cradle to the Grave’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 1999, Yearbook of Down County Museum (Down County Museum 1999)

McCormick, Finbar, ‘James Connelly’s Angels’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 2000, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Spreading the Word (Down County Museum 2000)

McGuicken, Craig, ‘The 13th Battalion (1st County Down Volunteers), The Royal Irish Rifles in the First World War’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2004, Yearbook of Down County Museum, County Down at War 1850-1945 (Down County Museum 2004)

McKenna, Linda, ‘Streets Apart?’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 1999, Yearbook of Down County Museum (Down County Museum 1999)

McKenna, Linda, ‘The Coronation in County Down’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2002, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Twentieth Century Down (Down County Museum 2002)
 
McKenna, Linda, ‘The Famine in County Down – New Resources for Schools’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2001, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Victorian Down (Down County Museum 2001) 

McKenna, Linda, ‘The Patsy Mullen Collection’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 1997, Yearbook of Down County Museum (Down County Museum 1997)

McKenna, Linda, ‘Thomas Russell and County Down: Marking the Bi-centenary’, in McKenna, Linda, (ed) Down Survey 2003, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Thomas Russell Bi-centenary Edition (Down County Museum 2003)

Macaulay, Ambrose, ‘William Crolly, Archbishop of Armagh 1835-49’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 2000, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Spreading the Word (Down County Museum 2000)

Magill, H.C., ‘Yawls at Killough, County Down’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 1998, Yearbook of Down County Museum, 1798 Commemoration Issue (Down County Museum 1998)

Mannion, Susan, ‘A Quaker Library’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 2000, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Spreading the Word (Down County Museum 2000)

Moffet, Colin, ‘Newry’s War Dead’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2004, Yearbook of Down County Museum, County Down at War 1850-1945 (Down County Museum 2004)

O Muiri, Reamonn, ‘St Malachy’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 2000, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Spreading the Word (Down County Museum 2000)

Oram, Richard, ‘Friends in Newry’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 1999, Yearbook of Down County Museum (Down County Museum 1999)

Orr, Philip, ‘From County Down to Anzac Cove: The Tragic Great War Journey made by One Local Soldier in the 10th (Irish) Division’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2004, Yearbook of Down County Museum, County Down at War 1850-1945 (Down County Museum 2004)

Orr, Philip, ‘Volunteers at the World’s End: The Ulster Division at Ballykinler Army Camp, 1914-1915’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2002, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Twentieth Century Down (Down County Museum 2002)

Orr, Philip, ‘The Ingenious Mr Hutcheson’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 2000, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Spreading the Word (Down County Museum 2000)

O’Sullivan, Niamh, ‘The Kilmainham Gaol ‘Ballykinlar Collection’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2004, Yearbook of Down County Museum, County Down at War 1850-1945 (Down County Museum 2004)

Patterson, Sean, ‘Carlingford Lough Disaster: Fact, Folklore and Fiction’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2002, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Twentieth Century Down (Down County Museum 2002)

Patterson, Sean, ‘The Life and Loss of the SS Upas of Newry’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2004, Yearbook of Down County Museum, County Down at War 1850-1945 (Down County Museum 2004)

Quinn, Bill, ‘The Kilkeel U-boat Incident of 1918’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2004, Yearbook of Down County Museum, County Down at War 1850-1945 (Down County Museum 2004)

Quinn, James, ‘Pursuing the Millennium: Thomas Russell’s Attempt to Raise Antrim and Down in 1803’, in McKenna, Linda, (ed) Down Survey 2003, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Thomas Russell Bi-centenary Edition (Down County Museum 2003)

Rankin, J. Frederick, ‘Down Cathedral Ruins-a Newly Discovered Painting’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 2000, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Spreading the Word (Down County Museum 2000)

Rankin, J. Frederick, ‘The Round Tower of Down’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 1997, Yearbook of Down County Museum (Down County Museum 1997)

Reid, Gemma, ‘Kilkeel Harbour: A Fishing Community in Flux’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2002, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Twentieth Century Down (Down County Museum 2002)

Roddie, Robin, ‘The ‘Alarming’ Edward Smyth’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 2000, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Spreading the Word (Down County Museum 2000)

Rooney, Colm, ‘Portaferry Portraits: A Photographic Collection, 1900-1930’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2004, Yearbook of Down County Museum, County Down at War 1850-1945 (Down County Museum 2004)

Simpson, M. Lesley, ‘Early Christian Cross Slabs in Down County Museum’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 2000, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Spreading the Word (Down County Museum 2000)

Simpson, M. Lesley, ‘Paintings by ‘Ooloo’’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 1999, Yearbook of Down County Museum (Down County Museum 1999)

Simpson, M. Lesley, ‘Sea of Life: Maritime Items in the Down County Museum Collection’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2002, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Twentieth Century Down (Down County Museum 2002)

Simpson, M. Lesley, ‘The Lewis Bedcover’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 1997, Yearbook of Down County Museum (Down County Museum 1997)

Simpson, M. Lesley, ‘The Marjorie and Sydney Moore Art Collection’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 1998, Yearbook of Down County Museum, 1798 Commemoration Issue (Down County Museum 1998)

Simpson, M. Lesley, ‘The Story of a Dress’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 1998, Yearbook of Down County Museum, 1798 Commemoration Issue (Down County Museum 1998)

Simpson, M. Lesley, ‘With Pike and Drum’, in McKenna, Linda, (ed) Down Survey 2003, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Thomas Russell Bi-centenary Edition (Down County Museum 2003)

Simpson, M. Lesley and Hogg, Noel, ‘Down in the War: County Down during the Second World War’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2004, Yearbook of Down County Museum, County Down at War 1850-1945 (Down County Museum 2004)

Simpson, M. Lesley and Thompson, Allen, ‘Down through the Lens’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2001, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Victorian Down (Down County Museum 2001)

Simpson, M. Lesley and Turner, Brian S., ‘Archaeology on a Farm’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 1998, Yearbook of Down County Museum, 1798 Commemoration Issue (Down County Museum 1998)

Turner, Brian S., ‘An Oath from Ardglass’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 1998, Yearbook of Down County Museum, 1798 Commemoration Issue (Down County Museum 1998)

Turner, Brian S., ‘An Observation on the Annetts of Mourne’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 1997, Yearbook of Down County Museum (Down County Museum 1997)

Turner, Brian S., ‘Christianity and Irish Museums’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 2000, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Spreading the Word (Down County Museum 2000)

Turner, Brian S., ‘Scene in India’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 1997, Yearbook of Down County Museum (Down County Museum 1997)

Wheeler, Gordon, ‘David Haggart the Murderer’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 1999, Yearbook of Down County Museum (Down County Museum 1999)

Wheeler, W. Gordon, ‘Downpatrick’s First Printed Book?’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 1997, Yearbook of Down County Museum (Down County Museum 1997)

Wilson, Caroline, ‘James Wilson from Newry and the Catalpa Rescue’, in Turner, Brian S., (ed) Down Survey 1997, Yearbook of Down County Museum (Down County Museum 1997)

Wilson, Ian, ‘The Summer of 1917: How the Bangor Paper saw it’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2004, Yearbook of Down County Museum, County Down at War 1850-1945 (Down County Museum 2004)

Wilson, Ian, ‘No Gallant Ship’, in King, Mike, (ed) Down Survey 2002, Yearbook of Down County Museum, Twentieth Century Down (Down County Museum 2002)