Information about Loughaunbwee
Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books
Irish Form of Name:
yellow little pool
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Loughawnbee Counsellor Reid
Loughawnbee John Burke, Esqr.
Loughawnbee Mr. Mulloy
Loughawnbee Revd. H. B Hulett
Loughawnbee The inhabitants
A small circular enclosure. It does not represent any peculiar appearance or matter worthy of remark.
West of the centre in the townland of Cloontymweenagh, about 24 miles W. S.W. of Mount Shannon.
What is a townland?:
A townland is one of the smallest land divisions in Ireland. They range in size from a few acres to thousands of acres. Many are Gaelic in origin, but some came into existence after the Norman invasion of 1169
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