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County Clare: A History and Topography 1837 by Samuel Lewis


A parish, in the barony of Bunratty, county of Clare, and province of Munster, 5 miles (W. by S.) from Six-Mile-Bridge ; containing 763 inhabitants. This parish is situated on the river Shannon, and contains 2711 statute acres as applotted under the tithe act, which are mostly in pasture : it includes part of the rich corcasses on the banks of the Shannon. Knockhane is the residence of P. McMahon, Esq. The living is a rectory and vicarage in the diocese of Killaloe ; the rectory is part of the rectorial union of Tomfinlough ; the vicarage is part of the vicarial union of Kilfinaghty. The tithes amount to 105. In the R. C. divisions the parish forms part of the union or district of Newmarket.

County Clare A History and Topography by Samuel Lewis
Courtesy of Clare Local Studies Project

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