Landed Estates
NUI Galway


The Phibbs family held estates in different parts of county Sligo, this branch settled at Doobeg in the 19th century. There was significant land agitation on this estate in the early 20th century. In 1906 Charles Phibbs is recorded as the occupier of property at Doobeg, including a mansion house.

Associated Families


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Doobeg Doobeg Kilturra Tobercurry Kilturra 81 Corran Sligo OSI Ref: G591093
OS Sheet: 38
Discovery map: 32

Archival sources

  • Rental of the estate of Col. Richard Phibbs, 1870-77. Robinson Collection. ; Sligo County Library
  • Correspondence & rentals relating Col. Richard Phibbs estate in barony of Leyny, 1853-68. S.R. ; Sligo County Library
  • Rental & particulars of sale of lands at Ogham, estate of Richard H. Phibbs, 1904. F.C./D.2/99. ; Sligo County Library
  • Rental of estate of Richard Phibbs, c.1850. Estates Vol. V. ; Sligo County Library

Contemporary printed sources

Modern printed sources