An Ceann Ramhar
Roger Harrison / Forum Connemara
Civil Parish: Ballynakill
Church Parish: Letterfrack
District Electoral Division: Rinvyle
Area: 69.78 acres / 69 acres, 3 roods, 4 perches
1911 Census for Kanrawer (no records)
1901 Census for Kanrawer (no records)
Old Pension Census (1841-1851) for Kanrawer (no records)
According to Griffith’s Valuation (1947-1864), Ethelstane H. Blake leased a house on 70 acres, 1 rood and 12 perches of land from Henry Blake for £48 for the land and £4 for the house.
Other names that this area was known by in the 1670 Down Survey were Keilemore, Glancarbdemore, Gortnefunshine, Rossynelee and Shanaharaghane. The 1641 owner was Edmund O’Flaharty and the 1670 owner was James Darcy, both of whom were Catholics.