About Stories of the Four Courts

The Four Courts, Dublin, Ireland, has been the centre of the Irish legal system since 1796. It has also served many additional functions: priory, parliament, army camp, political talking shop and colourful stage for many entertaining and fascinating characters and events.

This site takes readers back in time to the Four Courts of yesterday through over 200 old newspaper stories and accompanying historical images.

It is a personal endeavour not carried out for gain or reward or associated with any professional or academic organisation or institution.