Information about Tarry River

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Tarry River
Irish Form of Name:
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Tarry River Thomas Flinn?, townland Ballyturn
see townland, not same name
Trout and eel in this river.
Flows through the townland Ballyturn.

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
Tarry River is in Ballyturin townland.