The Mills of Stephenstown

Paper 203

Lecture – 1997

Author – Ni Mhurchadha, Maighread

From the early 17th century, Stephenstown, near Balbriggan, County Dublin was the site of a watermill and possibly a windmill. Contemporary documents and maps are presented and discussed by the author to support this thesis. Ownership and usage of the mills from the 17th century onwards are also treated.