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Local Studies

Townlands of County Kildare

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Townland: Monasterevin Town

OS Map No: 21, 26 Area (Acres/Roods/Perches): 128 (estimate 1881 and 1911 Census)
Barony: West Offaly Civil Parish: Monasterevin
Rural District: Athy No. 1 D.E.D. Monasterevin
Poor Law Union: Athy 1901 Census Index: 840926 26/20
1911 Census Index: 26/20.1-10 1911 Census Notes: 26/20/2 Drogheda Street - National School (2), R.C. Church (11), School (12), Convent School (13); 26/20/6 Main Street - R.I.C. Barracks (1), Methodist Church (23), R.C. Church (29)

1911 Census Notes - Town stands on the townland of the same name, in which its area and valuation are included; it has an estimated area of 128 acres. Some houses which properly belong to the rural portion of this townland were returned in the town in 1891.