Lewis’ Topographical Dictionary, Co. Meath

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

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    CULLINSTOWN, a parish, in the barony of SKREEN, county of MEATH, and province of LEINSTER, 4 miles (S.) from Duleek; containing 298 inhabitants.

    This parish is situated on the confines of the county of Dublin, near the great north road from Dublin to Belfast (Co. Antrim), by Ashbourne.

    It is a rectory, in the diocese of Meath, entirely impropriate, and annexed to the union of Duleek.

    In the R C division's also it forms part of the union or district of Duleek.

    There is a hedge school, aided by local subscriptions, in which are about children.