The Nuttall Encyclopedia
A seaport, formerly called the Cove of Cork, on the S. shore of Great Island, and 14 m. SE. of Cork; a port of call for the Atlantic line of steamers, specially important for the receipt and landing of the mails.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Queenstown'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/q/queenstown.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.