Written Answers. - Longford-Westmeath Estates.

57.

asked the Minister for Lands (a) the estates in County Longford in the hands of the Land Commission (b) the acreage in each estate and (c) the date of acquisition (d) when each estate will be divided.

The particulars requested are contained in a tabular statement which I propose, with the permission of the Ceann Comhairle, to circulate with the Official Report. Following is the statement:

County Longford.

Particulars of estates—apart from turbary, insignificant residues of partly allotted properties and lands trasnferred in exchange—in possession of the Land Commission for division.

Estate

Record Number

Townland

Area (acres)

Approximate Location

Date of Possession

Abbott (Hall)

S.26784

Drumderg

43

5 miles W. of Ballinalee

2/6/70

Belton

S.25915

Cartrongarrow

31

1 mile W. of Ardagh

14/5/69

Carson

S.26280

Drumderg, etc.

42

3 miles N. of Ballinalee

28/12/67

Carey

S.23653

Breany

96

1 mile S.E. of Ardagh Demesne

3/5/68

Clyne

S.25317

Higginstown

149

½ mile S.E. of Granard

14/2/69

Connolly

S.26437

Brocklagh

14

3 miles N. of Drumlish

30/9/70

Creegan

S.25394

Derreenavoggy

57

3 miles N. of Ballinalee

27/11/68

Cunningham

S.26783

Ledwithstown

69

5 miles S.W. of Ballymahon

12/6/70

Curry

S.24521

Aghanoran

22

6 miles N. of Granard

2/6/70

Duffy

S.26112

Derreenavoggy

41

5 miles N. of Ballinalee

17/4/68

Feeney

S.26202

Lisduff

23

2 miles W. of Ardagh Village

1/12/69

Flood

S.24529

Ballinrooey

30

4 miles N.W. of Granard

7/10/68

*Garahan

S.24741

Forgney

69

3 miles S.E. of Ballymahon

1/12/67

*Harte

S.23939

Ardagullion

22

4 miles S.W. of Granard

10/5/65

Harton

S.24818

Kilmore

24

6 miles N. of Granard

9/12/69

Hughes

S.23188

Kiltyreher

21

3 miles N.E. of Longford T.

22/1/69

Hughes and Kine

S.25805

Kilmore

37

7 miles N. of Granard

1/3/71

Kenny

S.26464

Agharra

164

7 miles S.E. of Longford T.

1/12/69

Kiernan

S.24514

Aghagreagh

21

5 miles N. of Ballinalee

19/2/69

Malone

S.25339

Gorteenclareen

47

4 miles W. of Ballymahon

27/2/68

Maguire

U.C.1757

Soran Carrowlinan

39

1½ miles W. of Ballinalee

4/2/70

Mulligan

S.25572

Drumbeggan

32

1 mile N.E. of Aughnacliffe

28/7/70

*Murphy

S.25243

Prucklishtown, etc.

97

3½ miles S.E. of Ballinalee

6/3/69

McCarthy

S.26272

Carrickateane

18

3 miles N. of Ballinalee

9/12/69

McCarthy

S.25796

Aghagreagh

28

4miles N. of Ballinalee

9/12/69

McCarthy

S.24842

Aghadowry

19

4 miles N.W. of Ballinalee

9/12/69

McEntyre

S.22384

Aghakilmore

52

5¾ miles W. of Granard

22/7/70

McManus

S.26525

Aghakilmore

13

4 miles N. of Ballinalee

26/2/71

*Payne

S.25395

Mountjessop

113

3 miles S. of Longford

17/12/69

Prunty

S.22965

Prucklish

53

2 miles N.W. of Newtown-forbes

27/3/69

Reilly

S.24807

Derrycassan

24½

4 miles N. of Granard

11/6/70

*Rhatigan

S.25241

Cloonbony, etc.

32

¾ mile N. E. of Lanesborough

23/2/68

Rogers

S.26494

Clooncanny Glebe

19

3 miles N. of Longford

1/12/69

*Smith

U.C.988

Ranaghan, etc.

33

4 miles S.E. of Granard

22/3/68

Strattan Harris Martin

S.25891

Knappoge

149

1 mile W. of Clondra

17/12/69

*Masterson

U.C.1885

Derragh

15

15½ miles E. of Granard

6/5/71

*Already partly allotted.

Note: It is not possible at present to indicate when the individual estates mentioned will be divided but there will be no avoidable delay. The necessary local enquiries preliminary to allotment are being pushed forward as rapidly as circumstances permit.

58.

asked the Minister for Lands (a) the Estates in County Westmeath in the hands of the Land Commission at the present date, (b) the acreage in each estate, (c) the date of acquisition and (d) when each estate will be divided.

The particulars requested are contained in a tabular statement which I propose, with the permission of the Ceann Comhairle, to circulate with the Official Report.

Following is the statement:

County Westmeath.

PARTICULARS of Estates—apart from turbary insignificant residues of partly alloted properties and lands transferred in exchange—in the possession of the Land Commission for division.

Estate

Record Number

Townland

Area (acres)

Approximate Location

Date of Possession

*Adamson

S.21693

Addinstown

63

4 miles S. of Clonmellon.

18/12/69

Butler

S. 24817

Ballykildelvin, etc.

63

1½ miles N.E. of Streete village.

30/1/70

Brennan

S.24627

Wattstown

60

8 miles N.W. of Mullingar.

8/11/68

Brabazon

S. 25886

Williamstown New

290

3 miles S. of Ballynacarrigy,

15/1/69

*Casey and Fetherstonhaugh

S. 20458

Ballynacor, etc.

168

11 miles N.E. of Mullingar near Delvin.

8/12/67

Connell

S. 25484

Martinstown

76

7 miles N. of Mullingar.

3/3/69

Corcoran

U.C.1695

Ballinlough, etc.

190

3 miles S.E. of Delvin.

23/1/70

Cooney

U.C. 1814

Sonna Demesne

115

8 miles W. of Mullingar.

10/7/70

Culleen Invest- ment Co. Ltd.

S. 25368

Galmoylestown, etc.

1,168

7 miles N. of Mullingar.

11/8/71

Daly

S. 24979

Scurlockstown

87

5 miles N. W. of Mullingar.

26/3/69

Dillon

U.C. 1699

Fearmore

162

5 miles E. of Athlone.

12/11/70

Doyle

U.C. 1731

Ardnacrany North

33

5 miles N.W. of Ballymore.

28/5/71

Donoghue

S.26073

Loughanstown Lwr.

93

1 miles N.W. of Rathowen village.

14/3/69

*Duncan

S.24943

Ardnacrany North

188

5 miles N.W. of Ballymore

31/8/67

and

Duncan

S. 26607

Noughaval

138

5 miles S. of Ballymahon.

21/8/70

Fagan

S. 24980

Castletown Lower

103

7 miles N. of Castlepollard.

28/7/67

Farrell

S. 26768

Cauran

20

8 miles E. of Athlone.

27/11/70

*Farrell

U.C. 1731

Ardnacrany North

33

5 miles N.W. of Ballimore.

8/4/71

Farrell

S. 26642

Loughanstown, etc.

19

1 mile N. of Rathowen village.

26/4/70

Fitzgerald

S. 21432

Coolvuck Lwr., etc.

248

5 miles N.E. of Athlone.

25/9/70

Gilligan

S. 26111

Riverdale

15

3 miles S.E. of Raharney village.

1/9/69

*Garvey

S. 26297

Killna

101

¾ mile S.E. of Clonmellon.

11/9/67

Glynn

S. 26349

Drumman

92

1 mile S.W. of Milltownpass.

2/12/69

Hannon

S. 25550

Enniscoffey, etc.

95

2 miles N. of Milltownpass.

27/5/68

Kavanagh and Murphy

S. 22805

Aghuldred

166

2 miles S.E. of Kilbeggan.

19/3/71

Kelly

S. 26434

Grenan

179

1½ miles N. of Kilbeggan.

2/2/71

*Kiernan

S. 23916

Kilpatrick

75

9 miles W. of Mullingar; ½ N.E. of Rath-conralt.

2/12/66

Knockdrin Estates Ltd.

S. 26254

Galmoylestown Upper, etc.

437

7 miles N. of Mullingar.

1/11/67

*Miller

S. 23480

Baronstown, etc.

42

2 miles N.E. of Ballynacarrigy

28/2/69

Muldoon

S. 26744

Cappaghbrack, etc.

30

6 miles N.W. of Moate.

27/11/70

Murray

S. 25573

Ballymanus

220

4 miles N. of Castlepollard.

3/10/68

Murphy

S. 26906

Dunnamona

77

10 miles N.W. of Athlone.

15/6/70

O'Rourke

U.C. 1455

Garhy

22

11½ miles S.W. of Mullingar.

5/3/69

Potterton

S. 26580

Craddenstown

214

2 miles N. of Raharney.

8/10/70

*Smith

S. 22226

Cappagh

26

10 miles N.W. of Mullingar.

24/11/66

Tynan

S. 25508

Cullenhugh, etc.

117

10 miles N.W. of Mullingar.

25/4/68

Thompson

U.C. 1633

Cloran, etc.

197

2½ miles S.E. of Clonmellon.

19/12/69

Wiggins

U.C. 1567

Ballintue, etc.

188

1 mile S. of Ballyna-carrigy.

20/2/70

Wyman, Syrett and Wales

S. 26352

Faughalstown

34

5 miles S. of Castlepollard.

15/1/71

P. J. O'Neill

S. 25671

Gortumly

72

2 miles S.W. of Milltownpass.

11/12/68

*Already partly alloted.

NOTE: It is not at present possible to indicate when the individual estates mentioned will be divided but there will be no avoidable delay. The necessary local enquiries preliminary to allotment are being pushed forward as rapidly as circumstances permit.