Molough
Community ID
 
1200
 
Alternate Names
 
Mainistir Brighde / Molacha Brighde / Moylagh / Moillagh / Molaca-Brigde
 
Diocese
 
Lismore
 
Region
 
Tipperary
 
Modern Location
 
Molough
 
Corporate Status
 
abbey (needs verification) / priory from 14th century (needs verification)
 
Dedication
 
St. Brigid
 
Date Founded
 
400 or later / refounded during the 14th century
 
Date Terminated
 
1540
 
Religious Order
 
(needs verification) / Augustinian 1300 (needs verification)
 
Foundation Information
 

second foundation, 14th century, by the Butlers, predecessors of the Dukes of Ormond

 
Notable Heads
 

Joan Powere, last abbess, surrendered 11 Apr. 1540

 
Assets/Property
 

1541: garden of .5 acre, 40 acres, eel-weir in Molough, messuage in Clonmel, val. 5 pounds 11 shillings 4 pence

 
State Of Medieval Structure
 

extant remains

 
Contributors
 
R. Eickwort
 
Date Started
 
400
 
Date Finished
 
1540
 
Length
 
451