Information about Buck Island

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Buck Island
Irish Form of Name:
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Buck Island Trigonometrical Department
In the centre of Loughanissaundugh

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
Buck Island is in Derryvickrune townland.