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Parliamentary Gazeteer of Ireland 1845

 

Ross

A village in the parish of Kilballyowen, barony of Moyarta, Co. Clare, Munster.   It stands at the head of a creek or small bay of its own name, on the coast of the Atlantic, 1 mile north-north-east of Kilbaha, and 5 miles west of Carrigaholt.   In its vicinity are an ecclesiastical ruin called Templenaneeve, two burying-grounds, the ruins of Cloghaunsavaun-castle, a cave, Kiltrellif-lodge, and the hamlet of Fodry.  Area of the village, 5 acres.  Pop., in 1841, 184.   Houses 26.

The Parliamentary Gazeteer of Ireland, 1845
Courtesy of Clare Local Studies Project

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