Information about Ardameelavan Lough

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Ardameelavan Lough
Irish Form of Name:
Maoldubhain's hill
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
See townland
Ardameelavan Lough Lawrence Howarty Townland Ardameelavan A Tenant
Trout, perch, pike and eel in these lakes.
On the N. East boundary between townland Derrycallan Commons, parish of Beagh and townland [Unable to read.] South, parish Kilbeakanty, Barony Kiltartan and County Galway and on the East boundary of Gurtacarnan, townland, parish of Kilbeakanty.

Townland Information

What is a townland?:
A townland is one of the smallest land divisions in Ireland. They range in size from a few acres to thousands of acres. Many are Gaelic in origin, but some came into existence after the Norman invasion of 1169
Ardameelavan Lough is in Derrycallan Commons townland.