Lewis’ Topographical Dictionary Ireland comprises of several counties, cities, boroughs, parish and villages – with historical and statistical descriptions – of Ireland.
ContentBUTLERSBRIDGE, a village, in the parish of CASTLETERRA, barony of UPPER LOUGHTEE, county of CAVAN, and province of ULSTER, 3 miles (N.N.W.) from Cavan (town); containing about 40 houses and 211 inhabitants.
It is pleasantly situated on the river Ballyhaise, and on the road from Cavan to Enniskillen (Co. Fermanagh), and has a fair on the second Monday in every month throughout the year.
Here is an R. C. chapel of ease to those of Castleterra and Ballyhaise; and a daily penny post to Cavan and Belturbet has been established.