Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Ardmore House

Townland Ardmore
Civil Parish Marmullane
PLU Cork
DED Monkstown 76
County Cork
Barony Kerrycurrihy
Description Richard Roberts held this property in fee at the time of Griffith's Valuation, when it was valued at £55. Lewis refers to is as the seat of J. Roberts in 1837. In 1943 the Irish Tourist Association Survey mentions it as the birthplace of Lieutenant Richard Roberts, Master of the ship, Sirius, the first steamship to cross the Atlantic. Ardmore is still extant and occupied.

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