Dáil Éireann - Volume 380 - 04 May, 1988

Written Answers. - County Sligo Estates.

65. Mr. Nealon asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food the total acreage of land in County Sligo in the possession of the Land Commission and not yet divided; the name of each estate involved in the total; the acreage; the location; in each case the present position or intention concerning division or otherwise; and the date on which the division, where applicable, will be made.

Minister for Agriculture and Food (Mr. O'Kennedy): The Land Commission have 176 hectares on hands in County Sligo. Particulars of the estates are set out beneath. Every effort is being made to dispose of these lands as quickly as possible.

[363]Estate

Approximate Location

Area (ha.)

Bradley M14298

4 miles north west of Tobercurry

4

Brehony S26581

6 miles east of Ballymote

7

Durkan S26939

4 miles south of Tobercurry

5

Durkan S27140

3 miles south of Coolaney

5

Foley S26833

2 miles west of Coolaney

2

Foley S26776

7 miles west Collooney

9

Gilmartin S28945

9 miles north west of Sligo

3

Kelly S24261

3 miles west of Coolaney

15

Knox S5276

4 miles south of Tobercurry

6

Lang EEC/UC 6641

4 miles west of Tobercurry

11

Laurence St. EEC/UC 6479

10 miles south east of Sligo

67

Meredith EEC/UC 6816

4 miles north west of Tobercurry

15

Meehan S29904

3 miles south west of Coolaney

17

Naughton S28483

10 miles north of Sligo

4

O'Connor M10759

10 miles north of Sligo

2

Taaffe S26836

5 miles west of Coolaney

4