Information about Cartron Fort

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Cartron Fort
Irish Form of Name:
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Cartron Fort
Cartron Fort See townland
This fort is nearly round about 170 links in diameter and is covered with large trees.
Is situated in the West side of the townland of Cartron and stands on a small rise.

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
Cartron Fort is in Cartron townland.