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Lagahurry

Lagahurry is a rectangular shaped townland with one side projecting onto the sea. It has many cliffs, sea rocks, ports and sandhills. Two thirds of the land is arable and the remainder is rough sandhill grazing. It consists of three villages or parts; Lagacurry; Claragh; Balllindavoe. One fifth of the land is sand and increasing.

Lagacurry / Lag a churaigh - marsh pit or coricle?

Laggacurry Inq No 11 Jac I 1621
Laggacurry Pat 1q Jac I 1621
Laggacurry Inq No 1 Car I 1625
Laggacurrie Grant 16 Car 1 1640
Leggo curry CS 1654
Lagacury Census c1659
Laggocarry/Lagocarry BSD 1660 f
Lagacurry HMR 1665
Laggacurrie Pink 1669
Legacurry/Lagahurry Crow 1767
Legacurry Rent 1798
Legachurry Mason 1814
Lagahurry/Lagahurry TAB 1828

Landmarks

Trawbreaga Bar
Trawbreaga Bay
Bincree (shared with Carrickabraghy)
Binsloke and cave
Tough rocks
Grey Rocks
Black Rocks
Dunmore
Boat rock
Craigaskehoge
Standing Stone

Adderville
Altahalla
Annaugh
Ardagh
Ballyliffin
Ballymacmoriarty
Binnion

Carrickabraghey

Carrowreagh or
Craicnacally

Cleagh
Clonmany
Clonmany Glebe
Cloontagh
Crossconnell

Dunaff

Fegart
Gaddyduff
Kinnea
Lagahurry
Lenan
Letter
Maghernaul
Meendoran
Rasheeny
Roosky
Straid
Straths
Tullagh
Tullynabratillly
Urrismenagh


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