Name (as per O.S.I. Map):


Ainm/Ainmneacha as Gaeilge (John O’Donavan’s Townland Index 1862):

Páirc na bFíadh

Meaning of the Name: 

Ainm as Gaeilge:                                          Meaning in English:

Páirc na bFíadh                                              Enclosure for deer                    

Meaning of Townland Name in The Athenry Journal-Vol. 1, No. 3, P. 27/30.1995

Description (John O’Donavan’s Townland index 1862):

It is the property of the Burke family, and the residence of Mr. Shaughnessy.

Situation (John O’Donavan’s Townland index 1862):

It is situated 3 miles north-west of Athenry, bounded on the south-west by Pollagooil and on the north by Ballinloughaun.

1821 Census Data of the area including

Tithe Applotment Book Data (18   ):

1839 O.S.I. Map

Acreage (Richard Griffiths Valuation 1847-1864):

197 Acres; 0 Roods; 32 Square Perches

Valuation: £ s d

Propietor of the Townland:

1852 Griffiths Valuation Data:

O.S.I. Map (19   ) Showing Archaeological Sites:

1901 Census Data:

1911 Census Data:

1924-Names on Voters Lists for national Elections (Galway Co. Co.)

2005 Google Map

Villages within the Townland

Famous People of the Townland

2011 Census Population Data (D.E.D._______________________ )

Names of Children from National School Register




Athenry Gaelic Football (1889-1984)

Sources: FAS Teamwork Scheme 1989-1992 Leader; Mrs. Marie Fahy Scheme Sponsors: Athenry Project Society The first mention of the De Wetts (Derrydonnell F.C.) is between ...