lake or lakes
Loch Bán an Eanaigh
genitive: Loch Bán an Eanaigh
non-validated name (What is this?)
Annagh or White Lough


English white; lea-ground, grassy
English marsh
English lake; inlet




civil parish



53.7032, -7.24527latitude, longitude
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1653 (1430.) Lease, under queen's letter, 27 June, 1570, to Andrew Brereton, gent. ; of the lands of Annagh, in the barony- of Fower, co. Westmeath (reciting a lease from the prior of Molynger to John Fitzsymon) ; and the lands of Aughlaughlan, Balbaugh, and Forney, co. Westmeath, parcel of the lands of [ ] Fitzgerald, attainted (reciting a lease, 15 June v., Edw. VI., to sir William Brabazon, knt.). To hold for 30 years—Annagh from the end of recited lease, and the other lands from 1579 ; rent £b. Maintaining one English footman, not to let to any but of English

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