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.


  • Place
    Fordstown
  • County
    Meath
  • Parish
    Girley
  • Content
    FORDSTOWN, a village, in the parish of GIRLEY, barony of UPPER KELLS, county of MEATH, and province of LEINSTER, 2 .50 miles (N) from Athboy, on the road to Kells ; containing 14 houses and 157 inhabitants.

    Here is a constabulary police station; also the R. C. chapel for the union or district of Girley, a handsome modern structure.