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

"SHRULE, a parish in the barony of Kilmaine, county Mayo, province of Connaught, Ireland, 3 miles N. of Headford, its post town. The surface, which lies along the river Blackwater, consists of a good soil, and is traversed by the road from Galway to Westport. The living is in the diocese of Tuam, and in the patronage of the bishop. There are a Roman Catholic chapel, and one or two private schools. Dalgan Park is the chief seat. There are ruins of Ballycurrin Castle."

[Transcribed from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland 1868]
by Colin Hinson ©2018