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Killiney History | June 13, 2021

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Saint George’s Avenue


8 January 2021 |

There is an enclosed yard, with coal houses, fuel rooms, and closets. The out-offices, erected on the most modern principle, contain an aviary, stabling for eight horsesRead More

Saint George’s

29 December 2020 |

St. George’s was designed and built by George Ashlin, the noted architect. His wife was the granddaughter of Augustus Welby Pugin, a devoted admirer of the Gothic.Read More


14 December 2020 |

Detail from 1888 Ordnance Survey Map Records from Thom’s Directory

1887-1889 Roberts, Mrs.1892 Roberts, Mrs.1912 Roberts, Lt-Col. W. E.1928 Roberts, Lt-Col. W. E.1930 Roberts, Lt-Col. W. E.1940 Kennedy, T.1943 Kennedy, T.

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Kenah Hill (formerly Stoneleigh and briefly known as Frankfort)

12 December 2020 |

The history of Kenah Hill is inextricably linked to the stockbroker, Francis Edward Dubedat. A book by Maria Wootton “The Dubedat Story, Killiney to Kommetjie” provides a detailed record of the life and times of Frank Read More