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Local Studies

Townlands of County Kildare

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Townland: Castlebrown or Clongowes

OS Map No: 10, 14 Area (Acres/Roods/Perches): 704 0 36
Barony: Ikeathy & Oughterany Civil Parish: Mainham
Rural District: Celbridge No. 1 D.E.D. Balraheen
Poor Law Union: Celbridge 1901 Census Index: 840928 35/22
1911 Census Index: 35/22.1-16 1911 Census Notes: Post Office; Sanatorium; R.C. Chapels.

1851 Townland index lists identical entries under both names; Index to 1901 Census simply Castlebrown no mention of Clongowes; Index to 1911 Census mistakenly written Castletown (or Clongowes); 1911 Census Notes - returns include the inmates of Clongowes Wood College.