Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Bourke (Carrowkeel)

The Bourkes were established at Carrowkeel in the parish of Addergoole, barony of Tirawley, Co Mayo, from at least the 17th century. At the time of Griffith's Valuation Walter Bourke held ten townlands in the parish of Addergoole and three townlands in the parish of Crossmolina. He died in 1871 leaving one daughter who was married to Francis Comyn of Woodstock, county Galway and his estate passed to the Comyns. His younger brother was Isidore Bourke of Curraghleagh.


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Carrowkeel Carrowkeel Addergoole Castlebar Addergoole 70 Tirawley Mayo OSI Ref: G113 108
OS Sheet: 47
Discovery map: 23