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A topographically-detailed seventeenth-century map of UIster by Joan Blaeu, 1654

Located on the NW side of a tower house (DG105-014001-) and associated with a settlement cluster (DG105-014002-). The lands of Termon McGrath were granted to James, son of Archbishop Myler McGrath in 1610 (Hill 1877, 183-4). In 1611 Carew records…

An account of Lough Derg folklore on a fishing trip, explaining the strange circular currents of the lake in supernatural terms