Map and Pictures of places in Ireland from the Oram family archive

Interactive map of Area around Wilford:

View Arthur Oram, Burrishoole in a larger map

The Leap
Natural waterfall between Furnace Lough & Lough Feeagh used by salmon and trout. John and Arthur Oram took an interest in improving the local fisheries.  Burrishoole fish trapping facility built in 1959.


Slideshow of images of The Leap:

Rockfleet Castle
Rockfleet Castle or Carraigahowley Castle famously associated with Gráinne O’Malley, the pirate queen and chieftain of the clan O’Malley.
Slideshow of images of Rockfleet Castle:
Pictures of Newport:

Wilford Lodge

Home of Arthur & Catherine Oram & their children John, Arthur “Attie”, Gretta, Emily, James & Isa.

Pictures of Wilford:

Burrishoole Farmhouse
John Oram 1824-1907 built Burrishoole Farmhouse when he first went to Ireland. William Rose lived here while Arthur was resident at Wilford.

Burrishoole Farmhouse

Postcard of Royal School, Raphoe.

Postcard of Royal School, Raphoe. The school attended by Arthur Oram born 1885, son of Arthur, the diarist.

Leenane Hotel, County Galway

Leenane Hotel, County Galway

 Clifden, County Galway

Clifden, County Galway

Mosney, Co Meath

Between c1932 and c1944 James and Mary Cowan and Maggie and Annie Anderson lived at Mosney with John Oram b1884. See this page.




The lodge at Mosney

“Ballinadine”, Lismore, Co Waterford. 

“Ballinadine”, Lismore, Co Waterford. Arthur Oram b1885 designed the porch for his great friend Col O’Brien

Postcards of Ireland in the family archive

2 Responses to Map and Pictures of places in Ireland from the Oram family archive

  1. Colum Conway says:

    I would love if you could tell me where I could find information on the Lagduff Estate,Now Known as Logduff,My Relatives were farming there in the 1860s, His name was Anthony Barrett and his wife was Ann Conway, My Brother, Peter Conway now owns and farms most of Logduff Beg and some lands in Shranamonragh,
    Colum Conway

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