Lewis’ Topographical Dictionary, Ireland

Lewis’ Topographical Dictionary Ireland comprises of several counties, cities, boroughs, parish and villages – with historical and statistical descriptions – of Ireland.

  • Place
    Killaspuglenane
  • County
    Clare
  • Parish
    Killaspuglenane
  • Content
    KILLASPUGLENANE, a parish, in the barony of CORCOMROE, county of CLARE, and province of MUNSTER, 2.75 miles (N. W.) from Ennistymon, on the western coast ; containing 1454 inhabitants.

    It comprises 2943 statute acres, as applotted under the tithe act, consisting chiefly of coarse mountain pasture. Here is Moymore, the residence of ?? Stackpoole, Esq.

    It is a vicarage, in the diocese of Kilfenora, forming part of the union of Kilmanaheen ; the rectory forms part of the corps of the archdeaconry of Kilfenora, and the tithes amount to £105, of which £75 is payable to the archdeacon, and £30 to the vicar : there is a glebe of two acres.

    In the Roman Catholic divisions it is part of the union or district of Liscanor, and has a plain chapel at Cahirgal. Some remains of the old church still exist.
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