Local Placenames

Townland record details , townlands are the smallest official land division but many contain locally used placenames .


Official Townland name

Civil Parish
Poor Law Union
Registrars District
439 A. 2 R. 19 P.
O.S. 6" sheet(s)
Mayo 121
Griffiths Valuation
Poor Law Union of Ballinrobe - Page # 137
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Click on the Griffiths Valuation Ballinrobe Page # 137 to see a list of tenants with plot numbers to match the Griffith map.


Placenames mentioned in this townland are :

Field Name Book

Field Name Book description from 1838/1839 noted by the surveyors who produced the O.S maps originally.


B.S.S.M.: 2
Cathair Mhic Uillic, Mac Ulick's stone fort.
  • Cahermaculick : J. 0'D,
  • Cahermaculick : Rev. Jas. Brown, P.P.
  • Cahermaculick : Tithe Ledger

This td. is situated in the west side of the parish. It is bounded on the N. and W. by the parish of Kilmainebeg; on the S. by Loughnakill; and on the E. by the tds. of Carrowmore and Moorgagagh. It contains 459a. 2r. 19p., including 50a. 3r. 35p, of water.

It is the property of the Rev. Wm. Crombie, Nenagh . Agent, Charles Crombie Esq., Annefield. It is mostly held by the proprietor as a stock farm; but part is let to one tenant at 24s. per acre yearly. The soil is light, providing good grazing. The only inhabitants in this td. . are 2 herds or caretakers, who are Roman Catholics. There are the remains of an old fort in this td:

When searching for a placename type some or all of the word and click search. If you are unsure of the spelling try a part of the word . For example the placename Mocharra sounds like Moharra so if you search for arra you should find it. For example a placename record ( eg Rostaff ) gives the townland ( eg Moyne ) and the civil parish ( eg Shrule ) .

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Civil Parish details available :: 11

Shrule ,   Moorgagagh ,   Kilkilvery ,   Killursa ,   Killeany ,   Kilmainemore ,   Kilmainebeg ,   Kilconla ,   Donaghpatrick ,   Cong ,   Cargin ,