The townland of Coolmillish is in the parish of Mullaghbrack in Armagh County. It is labelled number 8 on the map.
The 1826 Schools Commission report describes the school in the townland:
"Markethill, Coolmalish - A pay school under the care of Daniel O'Neil, of the Roman Catholic denomination, who was in receipt of 50l per annum. The school was conducted in a good house, built at a cost of 150l. The school provided education for 23 scholars."
PRONI records: D.384/2 (Map of lower manor of Coolmillish, surveyed by Owen Sivan, estate of Sir Nicholas Acheson.); D.1606/1/228 (Rental.); D.603 (Survey of Gosford estate.); D.1606/6B/8 (Map, part of estate of Earl of Gosford, surveyed by Wm Greig and John Hill.); D.1606/6B/10 (Contents and valuations of part of property of Earl of Gosford, from surveys, etc., by Wm Greig andJohn Hill.); OS/6/2/17/1 (Surveyed 1835. Engraved 1835.); OS/6/2/17/2 (Surveyed 1835. Engraved 1835. Revised 1860. Engraved 1863.); OS/6/2/17/3 (Surveyed 1835. Revised 1906. Published 1908. Reprinted 1929, 1932.); OS/6/2/17/4 (Surveyed 1906. Revised 1954-5. Levelled 1889, 1892 and 1906. Published 1958 (2 copies).); VAL/1B/213 (1st valuation records.); VAL/12B/10/34A, VAL/12B/10/34B, VAL/12B/10/34C, VAL/12B/10/34D, VAL/12B/10/34E (Valuation annual revision list.); VAL/2B/2/12A (Griffith valuation list.).
In the accompanying audio recording, pupils from Markethill Primary School talk about the townland of Coolmillish.
Use the audio controller to listen to this talk, given in 2003.