Information about Murty's Fort

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Murty's Fort
Irish Form of Name:
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Headford Church
Murty's Fort Local
Not situated in the parish. This fort had a 12 Inch station on it.(perhaps Mire-hill and is situated in the parish of Downapatrick)
There are one or more in this townland but they have no names given them.
Situated in the townland of Clooneen.

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
Murty's Fort is in Cloonee townland.