Magheross Historic Maps

 

1829 Porter Maps 

In 1829, Henry Edward Porter, owner of 1,267 acres 2 roods and 13 perches in Magheross, had the following maps drawn up of his tenements.

The maps are courtesy of, and can be viewed in, Monaghan County Museum - www.monaghan.ie/en/services/museum/   

 Porter Map 1829 tenements references large Porter Map 1829 large  Part of Porter Map 1829 Large

 

Transcript of Reference to Porter's Map of Magheross Tenements, 1829

Ref. No. on Map

Tenants Names

Description

1.

----

Waste

----

One half road

 

2.

Peter McMahon

This tenement should be thrown down

 

3.

Owen McMahon

----

 

4.

James McCabe

----

Ditto

One half new road

Ditto

One half old road

 

5.

Patrick Henry Fitzgerald

Adjoining river

Ditto

One half road

6.

Ditto

House and garden

Ditto

One half roads

7.

Ditto

Arable and pasture

Ditto

One half roads

 

8.

John Butler

House and garden

Ditto

One half road

 

9.

Robert Farrelly

House and garden

Ditto

One half road

 

10.

Patrick McMahon

House and garden

Ditto

Road

 

11.

----

The Church Yard

----

Road

 

12.

Peter Clinton

House and garden

 

13.

Phil Donaghey

Ditto

 

14.

Patrick Kieran

Ditto

 

15.

Sally McCabe

Three cabins and garden

 

16.

Thomas McCulloh

House and garden

 

17.

Ulty McMahon

Ditto

 

18.

Hugh Weakly

Ditto

 

19.

Mary Baker alias Jnr? Woods

Ditto

 

20.

Thomas Brennan

A garden

 

21.

Bernard McCall

House and garden

 

22.

Patrick McCall

Arable and pasture

Ditto

One half road

  
 
 

1834 Ordnance Survey of Ireland Map

Ref: http://maps.osi.ie/publicviewer/#V1,684039,803261,7,7

Magheross Historic OSI Map 1829 to 1841 large

 

 

1897-1913 Ordnance Survey of Ireland Map

Ref: http://maps.osi.ie/publicviewer/#V1,684004,803288,7,9

1897-1913 OSI Magheross Map