Information about Cuddoo Rock

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Cuddoo Rock
Irish Form of Name:
shares or partitions
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Cuddoo Rock
Cuddhu Rock B. S
Cuddhu Rock John D’Arcy, Esq.
Cuddhu Rock Rev. P. Fitzmaurice, P.P.
Cuddough Rock Walter Bodkin of Omey
Thomas Martin, Esq. Proprietor. This belongs to Aughrusbeg townland and contains -…
About 2 miles W. and S. from the entrance of Cleggan Bay, is about ¾ of a mile W. and N. from Feroonagh East.

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
Cuddoo Rock is in Aughrusbeg townland.

Information From Maps

Original OS maps at the Ordnance Survey of Ireland website.
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Below is a link to the Ordnance Survey of Ireland website. It displays the original OS map that was created in the 1840s.
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Cuddoo Rock
Information from the National Monuments Service.
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You can use this link to view a map of archaelogical features.
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Archaeological map from the National Monuments Service