Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Clarke (Kilconnell)

The estate of William Clarke and George Harrison Clarke "of Ballinasloe" was offered for sale in the Encumbered Estates Court in June 1850. It included the lands at Clonbiggan or Lowville, in the parish of Fohanagh, barony of Kilconnell. This property had been held on lease by Walter McDonagh and he is the occupier listed in Griffith's Valuation a few years later.


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Lowville Lowville Fohanagh Ballinalsoe Killure 2 Kilconnell Galway OSI Ref: M772373
OS Sheet: 74
Discovery map: 47
Ballyglass House Ballyglass (Mahon) Ahascragh Ballinasloe Killure 2 Clonmacnowen Galway OSI Ref: M811358
OS Sheet: 74
Discovery map: 47

Archival sources

  • Encumbered Estate Court (O'Brien) Rentals. Clarke estate, 9 June 1850, Vol 6, Reel 2. (Microfilm copy at NUIG). ; National Archives of Ireland

Contemporary printed sources