Information about Leanarewaugh Lough
Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books
Irish Form of Name:
[Leanarewaugh means] greyish meadow
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Leanarewaugh Lough Inhabitants
Is a little lake, of about 15 sq. chains.
Situated on the E. boundary of the townland of Leanareagh. Kilconnell.
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
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