Information about Tynagh

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Irish Form of Name:
Tigh an Fheadha
house of the wood
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Tigh an Fheadha
Parish of Teena
Tynagh Alph. List of Townland anmes in the County of Galway
Teena B. S. Sketch
Tynagh Edward Kelly, Esq.
Teanagh Inq. Temp. Eliz.
Tynagh Larkin's County Map
Tynagh Lord Riverstown
This parish is chiefly under cultivation, containing much bog, Lough Derg on the River Shannon form part of the South boundary, the village of Teena is in the north end, and the principal residence is Pallis belonging to Lord Riverstown.
In the Baronies of Leitrim and Longford and County Galway 6 miles N. E. of Woodford and about 4 miles N. W. of Portumna.
Information from the Ordnance Survey Letters:
The Ordnance Survey Letters are letters between John O'Donovan and his supervisor, Thomas Larcom, regarding the work of compiling the Field Books. These letters provide further discussion on many of the places listed in the Field Books.
References to this place can be found in the following letter.
  • Volume 2 page 487 to page 490