Information about Belclare of Clare Tuam

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Belclare of Clare Tuam
Irish Form of Name:
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Belclare of Clare Tuam
Clare Tuam Local
Clare Tuam old abbey or Thompul Nachlare Local
Old Abbey in ruins with grave yard attached there.
Situated in the townland of Clare Tuam.

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
Belclare of Clare Tuam is in Claretuam townland.