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Straid is a very large and irregular townland. One third of the land is arable and the remainder is rough mountain grazing and bog.The north side of the land is fertile. It is home to the Old Straid Church. It consists of nine villages or parts; Effishmore Lower; Effishmore Upper; Tirhoran; Cloghfin; Gortnahunsion, Ballyhallan, Ballynacarta, Straid and Clehagh.
Straids / Sráid - a street