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Finglas, Kings County

Historical Description

FINGLAS, a parish, in the barony of CLONLISK, KING'S county, and province of LEINSTER, 2¼ miles (E. S. E.) from Moneygall, on the confines of the county of Tipperary; containing 271 inhabitants. It comprises only 664 statute acres, as applotted under the tithe act, and is a rectory, in the diocese of Killaloe, forming part of the union of Dunkerrin: the tithes amount to £50. 0. 6½. In the R. C. divisions it is part of the union or district of Moneygall.

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

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Land and Property

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