Lewis’ Topographical Dictionary, Co. Kildare

Lewis’ Topographical Dictionary comprises of several counties, cities, boroughs, parish and villages – with historical and statistical descriptions – of Ireland. Here are From-Ireland.net’s records for Co. Kildare.


  • Place
    Brannickstown
  • County
    Kildare
  • Parish
    Brannickstown
  • Content
    BRANNICKSTOWN, a parish, in the barony of NAAS, county of KILDARE, and province of LEINSTER, adjoining the post-town of Kilcullen, and containing 272 inhabitants.

    This parish comprises 800 statute acres, 72 of which are plantations in gentlemen's demesnes, 19 are artificial water, about 10 are waste, 19 are bog and the remainder arable and pasture land in nearly equal portions; the bog is well adapted for grazing in the summer and autumn.

    It forms part of the impropriate or perpetual curacy of Kilcullen, in the diocese of Dublin.