Information about Castleboy Glebe

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Castleboy Glebe
Irish Form of Name:
Caisleán Buidhe
Translation:
yellow castle
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Castleboy Glebe
Caisleán Buidhe
Glebe of Castleboy
Glebe of Castleboy Boundary Sketch Map
Castleboy Glebe County Record Book
Glebe of Castleboy Mr. Fallon
Description:
This is a very small townland, the greater part of which is pasture of a very excellent quality. It contains a Protestant Church and grave yard. Nothing else worthy of notice in it. Proprietor Mr.O’ Grady.
Situation:
This is quite isolated within the townland of Castleboy near its S. Eastern boundary. It is therefore entirely bounded by it.

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
Townland:
Castleboy Glebe is in Castleboy 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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Castleboy Glebe
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