In the 1870s Frederica Rushbrooke of Ringmen, Queenstown, county Cork, owned 1,261 acres in that county. Frederica Harriet Rushbrooke was the daughter of Colonel Robert Rushbrooke of Rushbrooke Hall, Suffolt and his wife Frances Davers. Frederica was born in 1819 and died in 1882. Her nephew William Henry Rushbrooke of Cosford, Surrey and Whitepoint, Queenstown, was created a Count of Rome in 1892. An area on the west side of Cobh is now known as Rushbrooke.
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] : 396
- PARLIAMENTARY PAPERS. ''Return of owners of land of one acre and upwards, in the several counties .... in Ireland''. HC 1876, LXXX: 133