About us

bullet imagebullet imageSince it's humble beginnings 30 years ago our Society has been committed to gathering, recording and disseminating information relating to the history & folklore of Roundwood Village (Ireland) and its environs.  This website provides a glimpse of the rich heritage of our local area and the work, events & publication of our Society.....Enjoy!


Committee 2021

Chair: Claire Chambers

Vice Chair: John Pearson

Hon Secretary: Jane Pierce

PRO: Ellen Smith

Treasurer: Vacant

(interim Treasurer - John Pearson)

Editor: John Pearson

Member : Marcelo Pacheco

Member: John Medlycott


Subscription and Journal orders

Please go to the membership section of

the website for ordering and payment


Our annually produced Journal aims to give the reader a deeper insight to the local history, heritage and traditions of Roundwood.  Whether you are a local or a visitor to the area, we hope that our Journal may help you to appreciate and cherish more our wonderful local heritage.  Indeed, if you are an exile reading it in foreign places, our Journal may even bring you close to home. Current & Back issues of our Journal are listed on the website and can be ordered by contacting us using the email


Journal 2021: Now Available to Purchase On-line - go to our Membership page 

Castlekevin Historical Background

Heritage Week Project