Landed Estates
University of Galway

Mahon (Mount Pleasant)

In the 19th century a junior branch of the Mahon family of Castlegar, county Galway, leased a small estate from Lord Clanmorris in the parish of Touaghty, barony of Carra, county Mayo.


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Mount Pleasant Mountpleasant Touaghty Ballinrobe Rosslee 40 Carra Mayo OSI Ref: M209 781
OS Sheet: 100
Discovery map: 38

Archival sources

  • Mecredy & Son, Solicitors' Collection (1932 & 1949), testamentary papers George Mahon & Sophia Mahon, 1843 & 1845. T.5577 & T.5578; National Archives of Ireland

Contemporary printed sources