AREA LOCATION Brooklawn, a small cul-de-sac off Mount Merrion avenue.
MAP LOCATION OSI maps of 1838-1845 and 1898-1913 place it in the townland of Blackrock
and it is annotated as Brookfield on both.
GENERAL Brooklawn was a back to back house with Brookfield. It was built on a 2.5 acre
semicircular plot with a gatelodge and a sweeping avenue to each house front.
YEAR BUILT circa 1821
VALUATION In XXXX the valuation was XX pounds and in the 1911 census it is noted as
having XX rooms occupied by family.
SOURCES Thom’s directories, contemporaneous newspapers, OSI Maps and NAI Census
1853 For Sale
1882 - 1886 Mark Orr
1933 - 1967 Jeremiah M Collins - Civil Servant
CONTRIBUTOR © June Bow & Karen Poff
DATE October 2019