Information about Loughanall

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Irish Form of Name:
Loch an Fháil
lake of the hedge
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Loch an Fháil
Loughanall or Faul Lough Daniel King, farmer, Kylewungaun
On the townland boundary between the townlands of Ardbear and Faul

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
Loughanall is in Ardbear townland.