Land: GALWAY, Encumbered Estate Sale of Charles Blake, 1852 Ireland Genealogy Projects Archives Galway Index Land Records Copyright Transcribed by Chris Hunt ________________________________________________________________________ IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF CHARLES BLAKE, ESQ. Owner; JOHN SQUIRE, ESQ. Petitioner To Be Sold By Auction in 17 Lots. By The Commissioners At Their Court, No. 14, Henrietta Street, Dublin, On Friday, the 19th day of November, 1852 Key: A R P = Acres, Roods, Perches. Measurement of land Key: 40 Perches = 1 Rood. 4 Roods = 1 acre. Lot No. 6 RENTAL OF THE LANDS OF BALLYFRUIT, SITUATE IN THE BARONY OF CLARE, AND COUNTY OF GALWAY. ============================================================================================================= No. No. on Map DENOMINATIONS TENANTS NAMES ANNUAL RENT TENURE £ s. d. ============================================================================================================= 1 8 Ballyfruit SIMON FAHY 5 5 0 Tenant from year to year, determinable 1 Nov. 2 5&6 Ditto THOMAS KENNEAVY 16 3 20 Tenant from year to year, determinable 1 Nov. 3 7 Ditto ANDREW MORAN 35 15 10 Tenant from year to year, determinable 1 Nov. 4 1,2,2,4,9,10 Ditto JAMES PHEW 78 3 38 Lease from 1 May, 1850, for 7 years. of pend- ing cause of SQUIRE v. BLAKE, determinable on the execution of the conveyance to the purchaser, subject to the Tenant's embleme- nts, and such right of entry as is incident thereto. 11 Ditto Untenanted Cutaway Bog Water Roads This Lot is situated within One Mile of Headford, Three Miles from Shruel, Three Miles from Lough Corrib, Sixteen Miles from Galway. Moyne-Hill Demesne lies contiguous on the North side; and the beautiful Demesne and much improved Village of Headford, close upon the South side. The Upland produces excellent crops, and the Bottoms are well suited for Grazing or Meadow Land. The recent drainage in the neighbourhood has dried up about Sixty Acres of Bottoms and Cut-way Bog, which with a small outlay may be converted into profitable Land. The Lake containing about 12 Acres abounds with fish. And there is an abundant supply of Turbary. The Ordinance Survey states the contents to be 168 A. 1 R. 19 P.