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Effishbreda, Donegal

Historical Description

EFFISHBREDA, an extra parochial district, in the barony of ENNISHOWEN, county of DONEGAL, and province of ULSTER, 2 miles (N. W.) from Buncrana, on the road to Clonmany; containing 32 inhabitants. It comprises a wild mountain district lying between Desertegney and Lower Fahan, chiefly occupied by small farmers, and is nominally in the parish of Desertegney.

Transcribed from A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland, 1840 by Samuel Lewis

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Land and Property

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