Information about Tubbereileen
Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books
Irish Form of Name:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Tubbereileen Mr. Eyre
Tubbereileen Mr. Lynch
Tubbereileen Mr. Mulloy
Tubbereileen The inhabitants
The site of a well, at which there were stations performed, it signified Ellen's Well. There is a tree on the north side of it, and the road from Dooniry to Loughrea and Ballinasloe passes close by the east side.22nd June, 1838.
In the N. East end of the townland of Ballyscully about 13/4 miles N. East of Dooniry village.
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
Information From Maps
Original OS maps at the Ordnance Survey of Ireland website.
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This link is not a link to the townland that you are currently researching; however, if you follow this link, you will see a search box near the top of the page which you can use to search for your townland.
Having followed this link, you will see several expandable links - each link has a plus sign on its left - on the top left of the page. Expand 'Base Information and Mapping'. Now it is possible to select the maps that you wish to view by clicking on the checkbox that is on the left of each map; this list includes the original Ordnance Survey maps.
You can select more than one map and you can use a slider to make one map more transparent than another. This allows you to view what features were present or absent at different points in time.
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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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