Bartholomew’s Gazetteer of the British Isles (1887) page 526 right column

Click on the image for a larger version suitable for printing.


Maghcragall, par., S. co. Antrim, 4 miles NW. o,
Lisburn, 6551 ac., pop. 2024; P.O.

Maghcrahamlet, par., mid. co. Down, 4 miles S. of
Ballynahinch, 7022 ac., pop. 1638.

Maghcraliu, par. and vil., NAV. co. Down, 2 m. SW.
of Moira—par., 8292 ac., pop. 3933; vil., pop. 373; P.O.

Magherally, par., AV. co. Down, 2 miles NE. of
Banbridge, 5241 ac., pop. 1849.

Magheramena, seat, 3 miles E. of Belleek, N. co.
Fermanagh; P.O.

Maghcramcsk, par., S. co. Antrim, on Lagan Canal,
4 miles SW. of Lisburn, 3151 ac., pop. 1443.

Magheramorne, ry. sta. and seat, E. co. Antrim, 3½ m.
SE. of Larne ; P.O., T.o.; limeworks are in the vicinity.

Maghcrasaul,3m. from Castlewellan, co. Down; P.O.

Maghcrastepliana, bar., E. co. Fermanagh, 58,978
ac., pop. 12,131!

Magheraveely, hamlet, Clonee par., SE. co. Fer¬
managh, 3 miles W. of Clones ; P.O.

Magheross, par., S. co. Monaghan, 16,708 ac., pop.
6960; contains Carrickmacross.

Maghery.—hamlet, on SW. shore of Lough Neagh,
N. co. Armagh, 9 miles NE. of Moy; P.O.—2. Maghery,
hamlet, 4 miles SW. of Dunglow, AV. co. Donegal, on
Maghery Bay; P.O.

Maghery Castle, 5 miles from Ballycastle, N. co.
Antrim; P.O.

Maghcryard Point, 3 miles NAV. of Glengad Head,
N. co. Donegal, alt. 859 ft.

Maghon, agricultural school, co. Armagh; post-
town, Portadown.

Maghnll, township with ry. sta., Halsall par., SW.
Lancashire, on Leeds and Liverpool Canal, 5 miles SW.
of Ormskirk and 7 miles NE. of Liverpool, 2098 ac., pop.
1429; P.O., T.O., and P.O. at Maghull Station; con¬
tains Maghuli Hall, seat.

Magilligan (or Tamlaghtard), par. and ry. sta.,
N. co. Londonderry, on E. side of Lough Foyle, 9 miles
W. of Coleraine, 13,129 ac., pop. 2032; P.O., T.o.; 4
miles NW. of sta. is Magilligan Point, at the en¬
trance of Lough Foyle. The base-line on which the
trigonometrical survey of Ireland was made was lain
down here in 1826.

Maglass, par., co. AVexford. See Mayglass.

Maglordship, hamlet, Almondbury par., S. div.
AVest-Riding Yorkshire, 3 miles SAY. of Huddersfield.

Magna Castra. See Kenchester.

Magna Charta Island, in river Thames, Egham par.,
Surrey, near Runney Mead.

Magor, par., township, and vil. with ry. sta., Mon¬
mouthshire, 7½ miles E. of Newport—par., 10,514 ac.
(6390 water), pop. 700; township, 2720 ac. (830 water),
pop. 440; P.O.

Magorban, par., S. co. Tipperary, 5 miles E. of
Cashel, 4149 ac., pop. 474.

Magourney, par., mid. co. Cork, on river Lee, 5868
ac., pop. 1313 ; contains Coachford.

Magowry, par., S. co. Tipperary, 3 miles SE. of
Killenaule, 1931 ac., pop. 251.

Maguire’s Bridge, vil. with ry. sta., Aghalurcher
par., mid. co. Fermanagh, on river Colebrook, 8 miles
SE. of Enniskillen, pop. 513; P.O.

Magunihy, bar., E. co. Kerry, 166,427ac.,pop. 29,687.

Magus Moor, former moor, now reclaimed, in par.
and 3½ miles AV. of St Andrews, Fife; was the scene of
the murder of Archbishop Sharp (1618-1679).

Maliaick, Loch, Kilmadock par., Perthshire; gives
off Ardoch Burn.

Mahee Island, Tullynakill par., E. co. Down, in
Lough Strangford, 176 ac., pop. 10.

Mahon, rivulet, co. AVaterford; rises in Comeragh
mountains, and flows 14 m. S. to the sea at Bunmahon.

Mahonstown, seat, 2 m. NAY. of Kells, N. co. Meath.

Mahoonagh, par. and vil., S. co. Limerick, on river
Deel, 3 miles SE. of Newcastle—par., 12,687 ac., pop.
1924 ; vil., pop. 138 ; P.O.

Maich Water, stream, Renfrewshire and border of
Ayrshire; rises on Misty Law, and flows 5 miles SE. to
Kilbirnie Loch.

Maida Hill, eccl. dist., St. Marylebone and Padding¬
ton pars., Middlesex, in NAV. of London, pop. 9403.

Maida Vale, ry. sta. (Kilburn and Maida Yale),
Middlesex, 3 miles NW. of Euston sta., London.

Gazetteer of the British Isles, Statistical and Topographical, by John Bartholomew, F.R.G.S.

Edinburgh: Adam and Charles Black, 1887. Public domain image from


Magh is Irish, and signifies “ a field,” “ a plain.”

Click on the image to get a large bitmap suitable for printing (45 MB)

Page 526 left column ... Page 527 left column

This page is written in HTML using a program written in Python 3.2, and image-to-HTML-text by ABBYY FineReader 11 Professional Edition.