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1868 - The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland

In 1868, the parish of Salterstown contained the following places:

"SALTERSTOWN, a parish in the barony of Ferrard, county Louth, province of Leinster, Ireland, 3 miles S.E. of Castle-Bellingham. Dunleer is its post town. It is situated on Dundalk Bay. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Armagh, value with Dunany, £116. The parish is joined to Dysart and Clonmore in the Roman Catholic arrangement. This parish was a possession of Millifont Abbey. Copper and lead were formerly worked."

[Transcribed from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland 1868]
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