Lewis’ Topographical Dictionary, Co. Louth

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. Louth.

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    CAPPOG, or KIPPOGUE, a parish, in the barony of ARDEE county of LOUTH and province of LEINSTER, 1 mile (N.) from Dunleer ; containing 542 inhabitants, of which number, 128 are in the village.

    This parish is situated on the road from Drogheda to Dundalk, and comprises according to the Ordnance survey, 1283.50 statute acres, partly pasture but chiefly arable land.

    It is a rectory, in the diocese of Armagh, and constitutes part of the union of Dunleer : the tithes amount to £127. 11s.

    In the Roman Catholic divisions it is also part of the union or district of Dunleer.