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Parliamentary Gazetteer of Ireland 1845


A village in the parish of Kilchrist, on the east coast of the barony of Clonderalaw, Co. Clare, Munster.  It stands near the estuary of the Fergus, about 6 miles south-south-west of the town of Clare.  A small quay on the Fergus, in its vicinity, facilitates the exportation of farm produce. Area, 12 acres. Pop., in 1841, 194.   Houses 29.  The ruin of Dangan tower or castle is in the neighbourhood.

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

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