I.T.A. Topographical and General Survey 1942/3
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Barony of: Tulla, Parish: Feakle, Population: 180
Location and Brief Description:
Turning off the main Tulla - Scariff road at Ballinahinch cross and travelling about four miles one meets with the village of Feakle situated in a glen at a distance of six miles from Tulla and Scariff. It is a fairly large village composed of many small shops and public houses and being in such an isolated part of Clare is a very good business centre for the people of the parish.

Is there a Town Hall Yes Location: On the main street

Brief comments on water supply and sewerage: Good water supply but no sewerage scheme.

Public Services
Nearest station: Birdhill
Distance: 16 miles
Bus? No
Public lighting by—Electricity? No Gas? No

Public Libraries: County Council Branch Library in National School

Churches and Services
Church: Catholic Services (Sundays): 8.30 and 11.00

Postal Facilities
Location of Post Office: About 200 yard outside village
Business (? M.O., Telegraph, Telephone): All business

Schools and Colleges
National School (mixed)

Fairs and Markets; Half-Holiday
Monthly Fairs and Markets: 24th Jan, 17th Feb, 24th March, 24th April, 17th May, 24th July, 17th August, 24th Sept, 24th Oct, 17th Nov.
Weekly Market Day: None
Half-Holiday: Tuesday

Garages and Petrol Stations
J. Rogers

Conveyances for Hire (Owners):
Motors (Touring): G. Sheedy, J. Rogers, P. Moloney

Date: 22-7-42
(Signed): Michael A Vaughan Surveyor.
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