Information about Cloonfunshin
Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books
Irish Form of Name:
lawn or meadow of the ash trees
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Pulioran Lough Local
Cloonfunshin Lough Thomas Walsh, townland Tarmon
Trout pike and eel in this lake.
On the North West boundary of the townland Tarmon, Parish of Kilmacdouagh, Barony of Kiltartan and Co. Galway.
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
Cloonfunshin is in Termon 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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Information from the National Monuments Service.
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You can use this link to view a map of archaelogical features.
This link brings you to a website wherein you will have to search for your townland.
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