Loch an Bhuí

Roger Harrison / Forum Connemara / Rachel McDonagh

Townland:                                  Loughawee

Civil Parish:                                Moyrus

Barony:                                       Ballynahinch

Church Parish:                          Carna

District Electoral Division:     Owengowla

Area:                                           1069.91 acres / 1069 acres, 3 roods, 25 perches


Baptism and Marriage records for Carna R.C. Parish 1821-1881

1911 Census for Loughawee

1901 Census for Loughawee  (no records)

Old Pension Census (1841-1851) for Loughawee  (no records)


Galway Library for Loughawee

Logainm for Loughawee

NUI Galway Digital Collections for Loughawee

West Connemara men who lost their lives in WWI (Clifden and Connemara Heritage Society)


Griffith’s Valuation (1847-1864) for Loughawee

According to the Griffiths Valuation (1847-1864), Nicholas Lynch owned land in Loughwee. Nicholas Lynch rented 1,045 Acres and 29 Perches of land to John J. Strutzer. For this land, he paid £6 annually. There were also 55 Acres, 3 Roods and 7 Perches of water.


1670 Down Survey for Loughawee

The 1670 Down Survey name for this area was Slewkiroggy. The 1641 owners were Thomas McRedmund Joyce and Murrogh McDow Flaharty, both Catholics and the 1670 owners were The College of Dublin and Maurice Thompson, both Protestant and Richard Martin, a catholic.

This page was added on 02/07/2018.

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