Royal Irish Academy Library and Foclóir Stairiúil na Gaeilge
In 1627, historian and scribe, Mícheál Ó Cléirigh embarked on a journey across Ireland on a quest to record the Lives of the Saints. Follow Ó Cléirigh on his scribal adventures through an almost forgotten landscape and discover what he found along the way. This online interactive Story Map has been created by Foclóir Stairiúil na Gaeilge and the Royal Irish Academy Library. Ó Cléirigh’s journey has been illustrated using manuscripts and drawings from the collections of the Academy Library and others.