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Brief description of site

Ballaquinnea Mooar was a nursery of five acres developed by Thomas Clucas, originally a druggist, from 1815. Documentation from the coroner a few years later gives list of customers and an excellent impression of a nursery at this date. The exact location of the nursery is unknown.

Location information:

Address: Ballaquinnea Mooar

Locality: Marown

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 95 Grid Ref: SC331780
Latitude: 54.1706 Longitude: -4.55832

Key information:

Form of site: garden

Purpose of site: plant nursery

Context or principal building: nursery garden

Site first created: After 1815

Main period of development: Early 19th century

Survival: Lost

Site Size (Hectares): 2

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