Lattone

Lattone, an Anglicisation of the Gaelic, ‘Leath Tóin’ meaning The Half-Side of a Hollow, i.e. ‘A Hillside’ is a townland in the civil parish of Templeport, County Cavan, Ireland. It lies in the Roman Catholic parish of Glangevlin and barony of Tullyhaw.[1]

Geography

Lattone is bounded on the north by Derrylahan townland, on the south by Drumhurrin townland, on the west by Derrynatuan townland and on the east by Corratawy townland. Its chief geographical features are Lattone Lough,[2] the River Shannon, mountain streams and dug wells. The townland is traversed by the regional R206 road (Ireland), minor public roads and rural lanes. The townland covers 98 statute acres.[3]

History

In 1720 Morley Saunders was in possession. He leased his interest in Latones to Colonel John Enery of Bawnboy by deed dated 24 December 1720.[4]

The 1790 Cavan Carvaghs list spells the name as Lattons.[5]

The Tithe Applotment Books for 1826 list five tithepayers in the townland and spell it as Latune.[6][7][8]

The Lattone Valuation Office Field books are available for July 1839.[9]

Griffith's Valuation of 1857 lists five landholders in the townland.[10]

In the 19th century the landlord of Lattone was the Annesley Estate.

Census

Year Population Males Females Total Houses Uninhabited
184143232080
185136211570
186130161450
187124141040
188123131050
189125121340

In the 1901 census of Ireland, there are three families listed in the townland.[11]

In the 1911 census of Ireland, there are three families listed in the townland.[12]

Antiquities

  1. A boat-house
  2. Stone bridges over the rivers, including 'Shannon Bridge'.
  3. A weir
  4. Stepping stones over the River Shannon.
  5. A thatched house, which is listed in the ‘Record of Protected Structures; County Cavan’, No. CV03001[13]

References

  1. "Placenames Database of Ireland". Logainm.ie. Retrieved 29 February 2012.
  2. "Lattone Lough". Mapcarta.com.
  3. "IreAtlas". Thecore.com. Retrieved 29 February 2012.
  4. "List of Baronies and Parishes" (PDF). Cavanlibrary.ie.
  5. "The Tithe Applotment Books, 1823-37". Titheapplotmentbooks.nationalarchives.ie. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  6. "The Tithe Applotment Books, 1823-37". Titheapplotmentbooks.nationalarchives.ie. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  7. "The Tithe Applotment Books, 1823-37". Titheapplotmentbooks.nationalarchives.ie. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  8. "Griffith's Valuation". Askaboutireland.ie. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  9. "National Archives: Census of Ireland 1911". Census.nationalarchives.ie. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  10. "National Archives: Census of Ireland 1911". Census.nationalarchives.ie. Retrieved 16 March 2019.

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