Castletownarra (County Tipperary)

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Castletownarra is part of the Roman Catholic parish of Portroe. Please feel free to post a message. Remember to post as much information as you can with regard to the people you are researching. The more information you post, the more likely it is that one of our volunteers will be able to advise or assist you. Also include information concerning which sources you may have already used so others may further your search.

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Townlands in the Region

Ballingeer Ballycarridoge Ballyvaughan Ballywilliam Castlelough Castletown Cloneybrien Cloneygowny Coole Cooneen Corbally Cornode Curragh Drum Faha Garranashingaun Garrykennedy Garrymacteige Glencrue Killoran Kilparteen Lackamore Lackaroe Laghtea Landsdown Lisheenbrien Lisheentyrone Lisheentyrone South Portroe town Scilly Island Shesharoe Townlough Lower Townlough Upper

History on the Parish

Castletown-arra is in the barony of Owney and Arra in the Premier County sitiuated 8 miles from Nenagh close to the Slieve Octy mountains. There is some great scenery in the vicinity of the parish overlooking the mountains of Slieve na Mon which is in the Middle of the County.

The Roman Catholic Divisions form part of a union of Nenagh.

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