Every Parish in the County is included in this book, which, though primarily a Directory, is
also in some measure a gazetteer, giving as it does a topographical account of every Town, parish, Village and
Township, and descriptions of the principal buildings and objects of interest.
Full information is given as to the County Council; the Hundreds and County Court Districts;
the cathedral; the Churches, with the value of the Livings and names of the Patrons and Incumbents; the Chief
Landowners, with details as to the Principal Seats; the Hospitals; the Acreage, Soils and Crops; the markets and
Fairs; the means of Conveyance by Railway, Road, etc.
An article on the Geology of the County, with a sketch map showing the various strata, is
included in the book.