All Lewis entries for Tullomoy


More information on Samuel Lewis' Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837)
Accompanying Lewis map for Laois


TULLOWMOY, a parish, partly in the barony of BALLYADAMS, and partly in that of STRADBALLY, QUEEN'S county, and province of LEINSTER, 4 miles (S. by E.) from Stradbally, on the road to Castlecomer ; containing 1527 inhabitants, and comprising 5913 statute acres as applotted under the tithe act. The living is a rectory, in the diocese of Leighlin, and in the patronage of the Bishop : the tithes amount to £300. In the R. C. divisions it forms part of the union or district of Ballyadams, and has a neat chapel. About 30 children are educated in a national school.

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