Lewis’ Topographical Dictionary, Co. Limerick

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. Limerick.

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    AGLISHCORMICK, or LISCORMUCK, a parish, partly in the barony of COONAGH, but principally in that of CLANWILLIAM, county of LIMERICK, and province of MUNSTER, 2 1/2 miles (W.S.W.) from Pallas-Greine, on the road to Bruff; containing 316 inhabitants.

    It comprises 1020 1/4 statute acres, as applotted under the tithe act: the land is in general of good quality.

    The living is a rectory and vicarage, in the diocese of Emly, and forms part of the corps of the precentorship in the cathedral church of St. Alibeus, Emly, in the patronage of the Archbishop of Cashel. The tithes amount to £138:9:2 3/4 there is neither church, glebe-house, nor glebe.

    In the Roman Catholic divisions the parlsh is included in the union or district of Kilteely or Listeely.

    A school-house is now being erected; and there is a pay school of about 30 boys and 12 girls.