Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Browne (Rosleague)

A note on the sale rental dated 1862 of Edmund O'Flaherty's estate in the barony of Ballynahinch, county Galway, records the purchase of 220 acres in Cloonederowen and Roscrea, parish of Ballynakill, by Edward Browne. By the 1870s the Browne family owned Rosleague and 1507 acres in the Ballynakill locality, county Galway. Gillman Browne was married to Charlotte Twining from nearby Cleggan House and their descendants owned Rosleague until the mid 20th century.


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Rosleague Rosleague Ballynakill Clifden Ballynakill 28 Ballynahinch Galway OSI Ref: L692 572
OS Sheet: 23
Discovery map: 37