Landed Estates
NUI Galway


Patrick Buchan is described in Griffith's Valuation as the Manager of the Creevylea Ironworks. In April 1861 the rental and particulars of the iron works located in counties Leitrim and Roscommon were offered for sale in the Landed Estates court. The particulars contain a detailed description of the Iron Works.


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Strandhill Lecarrow or Strandhill Inishmagrath Manorhamilton St. Patrick's 43 Dromahaire Leitrim OSI Ref: G932219
OS Sheet: 18
Discovery map: 26
Tawnahoney Tawnahoney Killarga Manorhamilton Killarga 41 Dromahaire Leitrim OSI Ref: G904287
OS Sheet: 15
Discovery map: 26

Archival sources

  • Landed Estates' Court Rentals (O'Brien), Buchan & others, 16 April 1861, Vol 61, MRGS 39/031, (microfilm copy in NUIG); National Archives of Ireland
  • Pamphlet relating to Creevelea Iron Works, 1600-1898 edited by John McAuley. File 1018. ; Leitrim County Library
  • Notes & documents relating to Creevelea Iron Works. File 102 & 551. ; Leitrim County Library

Contemporary printed sources