All Lewis entries for Drangan



Drangan

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



Accompanying Lewis map for Tipperary


DRANGAN

DRANGAN, a parish, in the barony of MIDDLETHIRD, county of TIPPERARY, and province of MUNSTER, 4? miles (N. E.) from Fethard ; containing 1804 inhabitants. It comprises 5300 statute acres of tolerably good arable and pasture land, as applotted under the tithe act ; and is a rectory and vicarage, in the diocese of Cashel, forming part of the union of Killenaule: the tithes amount to #325. In the R. C. divisions the I)arish forms part of the union or district of Cloneen ; the chapel is a plain building. There are four pay schools, in which are about 150 boys and 170 girls; and in the village is a constabulary police station.


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