Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Durkan

An estate in the parish of Kilconduff, barony of Gallen, county Mayo, owned by the Durkan family from at least the early 17th century. The Westport Estate Papers contain a copy confirmation of their title to Liscottle and other lands, dated 1666. By a lease dated 15 April 1751 Willliam, James and Barnaby Durkan leased Liscottle to Peter Ruttledge for 246 years. The Ruttledges subleased to the Horkan family.

No houses were found for this estate

Archival sources

  • Landed Estates' Court Rentals (O'Brien), Graham, 14 Nov 1873, Vol 112, MRGS 39/051, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland
  • Landed Estates' Court Rentals (O'Brien), Baxter, 27 Nov 1874 & 16 Apr 1875, Vols 117 & 118, MRGS 39/053 & 39/054, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland
  • Westport Estate Papers, Collection List 78, MS 40,893/2(18); National Library of Ireland
  • Landed Estates' Court Rentals (O'Brien), Horkan, 5 June 1885, Vol 149, MRGS 39/065, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland