Lewis’ Topographical Dictionary Ireland comprises of several counties, cities, boroughs, parish and villages – with historical and statistical descriptions – of Ireland.
ContentBALLYMAGAURAN, a village, in the parish of TEMPLEPORT, Barony of TALLAGHAGH, county of CAVAN, and province of ULSTER, 4 miles (N.E.) from Ballinamore, on the road to Killesandra; containing 20 houses and 89 inhabitants.
Fairs are held on May 23rd, Aug, 12th, and Nov. 23rd, of which the last is a good fair for cattle. Some remains of the old castle, which was destroyed by Cromwell, yet exist.