At the time of Griffith's Valuation Michael Higgins of Rusheen West close to the village of Clonbur, barony of Ross, county Galway held a house valued at £8.10 shillings from the Earls of Leitrim and Charlemont and the townland of Tawnaleen amounting to 1,399 acres from the Provost and Fellows of Trinity College. In the 1870s Michael Higgins of Rusheen, Clonbur, owned 1,399 acres in county Galway.
No houses were found for this estate
Contemporary printed sources
- HUSSEY DE BURGH, U. H. ''The Landowners of Ireland. An alphabetical list of the owners of estates of 500 acres or £500 valuation and upwards in Ireland''. Dublin: Hodges, Foster and Figgis, 1878. [available online at www.askaboutireland.ie] : 218
- PARLIAMENTARY PAPERS. ''Return of owners of land of one acre and upwards, in the several counties .... in Ireland''. HC 1876, LXXX: 296