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Upcoming Event

Conference


Urban Aspects of the Ulster Plantation

in
Johnston Central Library
Cavan
Saturday, 14 October 2017

Booking is essential.

Cost: €10

To book, please contact
Cavan Genealogy
Phone:  +353 (0)49 436 1094
Email:  cavangenealogy@eircom.net

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Creevelea Abbey


Situated near Dromahair, Co Leitrim, the abbey was founded in 1508 by Owen O’Rourke, Prince of Breifne.


It experienced very mixed fortunes from 1584 onwards and especially during the Cromwellian Settlement.


It eventually closed in 1680.