PHILIPSTOWN, a district (extra-parochial), in the barony of FERRARD, county of LOUTH (though locally situated within the county of the town of Drogheda), and province of LEINSTER, 1½ mile (N.) from Drogheda, on the road to Dunleer; containing 70 inhabitants, and comprising 268¼ statute acres.
from Lewis's Topographical Dictionary of Ireland, 1837.
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Tithe Applotment Books 1823/37 for this parish on TNAI
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