All Lewis entries for Stickillin



Stickillin

More information on Lewis' Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837)



Accompanying Lewis map for Louth


STICKILLEN

STICKILLEN, a parish, in the barony of ARDEE, county of LOUTH, and province of LEINSTER, 1 mile (E.) from Ardee, on the road to Annagasson and the sea coast ; containing 294 inhabitants. It is bounded on the north by the river Dee, and comprises, accord-ing to the Ordnance survey, 1361? statute acres of excellent land, chiefly under tillage. It is a vicarage, in the diocese of Armagh, forming part of the union of Ardee ; the rectory is impropriate in Viscount Ferrard. The tithes amount to #116. 14. 6., of which #100 is payable to the impropriator, and the remainder to the vicar. In the R. C. divisions also it is part of the union or district of Ardee. The ancient burial-ground still exists.


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