Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Doolan

At the time of Griffith's Valuation, Thomas Doolan was leasing a property valued at £20 in the parish of Lickmolassy, barony of Longford, to Charles Cooper. In February 1861 Doolan's estate at Fairy Hill was offered for sale in the Landed Estates Court. It was purchased by Louis Goodbody of Clara for £1000. The property was held under lease in perpetuity from Shewbridge to Doolan, dated November 1794. Shewbridge held for the Clanricarde estate.

Associated Families

Houses

Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Fairy Hill Fairy Hill Lickmolassy Portumna Portumna 183 Longford Galway OSI Ref: M857058
OS Sheet: 127
Discovery map: 53
Palmerstown ( Pokoroko) Fairy Hill Lickmolassy Portumna Portumna 183 Longford Galway OSI Ref: M862050
OS Sheet: 127
Discovery map: 53
Wingfield Wingfield Loughkeen Birr Clohaskin 2 Lower Ormond Tipperary OSI Ref: S020 963
OS Sheet: 8
Discovery map: 53

Archival sources

  • Landed Estates Court rentals (O'Brien), Doolan estate, 7 February 1861, Vol 61, MRGS 39/031. (Microfilm copy at NUIG).; National Archives of Ireland
  • Copy of the lease of the lands of Clarary, Co. Galway by William Doolan of Portumna to Henry Shewbridge of Clarary. Nov. 14, 1788. D. 11,059 ; National Library of Ireland

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Modern printed sources