Information about Ardderro Lough

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Ardderro Lough
Irish Form of Name:
Ard Doireadh
high oak wood
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Ardderro Lough
Ard Doireadh
Arderroo Lough Sketch Map
On the boundary E. of the Ph. common to Moycullen

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
Ardderro Lough is in Booliska Oughter [o crossed out - Boliska] 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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Ardderro Lough
Information from the National Monuments Service.
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Archaeological map from the National Monuments Service