I am glad I read the editorial in the Irish Times, Saturday 26th July 2008 as it mentioned that:
“one of the more enlightened public investments of recent times has involved the digitisation by the Library Council of Ireland, of Griffith’s Valuation, a detailed guide to property ownership and lanholdings in mid-19th century Ireland…..”
It is FREE and fully searchable!
You will find Griffith’s Valuation at:
The Irish Times editorial goes on to say:
“As a long-term investment in the tourist industry it makes sense. It represents an important gesture of solidarity with the Irish diaspora…..”
I am glad to see the Irish Times supports the provision of free, online genealogical resources such as Griffith’s Valuation.