Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Anderson (Wood Park)

The Massbrook estate, parish of Addergoole, barony of Tirawley, county Mayo, was leased from John Walsh of Castlehill by the Anderson family in the 1830s. Following the Famine it became the property of Bernard and Charles Coyne who leased it to Thomas Jones.


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Wood Park Massbrook Lower Addergoole Castlebar Addergoole 70 Tirawley Mayo OSI Ref: G164060
OS Sheet: 47
Discovery map: 24

Archival sources

  • E.C. Jameson, solicitor's collection, includes letters of administration of James Anderson, Woodpark, Co Mayo, 4 Dec 1856. Small Acc. Index 50, T.965; National Archives of Ireland

Contemporary printed sources