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Slater's Royal National Commercial Directory of Ireland, 1870

Ennis with the village of Clare [Clarecastle] and neighbourhoods:
Academies and Schools

Not otherwise described as Day Schools

CHRISTIAN BROTHERS’ SCHOOLS, Lifford and Chapel St. – J.M. Dillon, superior
COLLEGE (Erasmus Smith’s) Ennis – Rev. F.E. Barnes, principal
Cunningham, Jeremiah, Turnpike
Donohue, Martin (day), Mill St.
Hurley, the Misses (day), Brewery La

Patron and Visitor – the Right Rev. N. Power, D.D. Roman Catholic Bishop
President - Rev. Thomas McRedmond, D.D.
Vice-President - Rev. John Egan
Head Classical Master – Mr. Hy Blake
French and Italian Master - Mr. James C. Brogan
Science Master - Michael Mulhern
Music Master – Professor Nono
Drawing Master - J.H Hurley
Dancing Master - P. Fox
Medical Attendant - Joseph Enright, M.D.

McGrath, James, Causeway
NATIONAL SCHOOL : Clare - Patrick Guerin, Master; Anna Hastings, Mistress
PAROCHIAL SCHOOL, Mill Road - James Rafferty, master
Ryan, Michael, Market St.
SISTERS OF MERCY CONVENT SCHOOL, Jail St. – conducted by the Sisters
Warren, Rev. Thomas, the Manse


Nobility, Gentry & Clergy


Trades, Businesses and Professions