Information about Arderroo Lough

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Arderroo Lough
Irish Form of Name:
Ard Doire
high derry or oak wood
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Ard Doire
Arderroo Lough Sketch Map
See townland adjoining
On the boundary W. of parish and townland Slievaneena

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
Arderroo Lough is in Slieveaneena 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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Arderroo Lough
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.
Archaeological map from the National Monuments Service