townland
Áthán Beag
genitive: Áthán Beag
validated name
(Irish)
Ahane Beg
(English)

Glossary

beag, big
English small

Centrepoint

52.0949, -9.11623 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1604
Ahane
Inq.(Co) Leathanach: 1, 99
1605
Ahane
Inq.(Co) Leathanach: 1, 84
1615
Ahane
CPR Leathanach: 282-b
1617
Aghane
Inq.(Co) Leathanach: 1, 285
1621
Aghane
CPR Leathanach: 529-a
1621
Aghan
CPR Leathanach: 594-b
1621
Ahane
Inq.(Co) Leathanach: II, 105
1621
Aghane
Lodge MSS Leathanach: V 289
1655
Ahane
DS
1660c.
Aghane
BSD (Co) Leathanach: 168
1662
Ahane
CSP C II Leathanach: 687
1662
Aayhane
Sub. Roll Leathanach: 17
1666
Ahane
CSP C II Leathanach: 96
1750
Aghane
Smith Map Co
1802
Ahane
Game Lic. Leathanach: 1, 11, (s.n. Daniel O Keeffe)
1811
Ahane
Bath
1812
Ahane
Nimmo Map
1827
Aghane
TAB Leathanach: (1:11)
1840
Ahaan Lower, Upper
BS:AL
1840
áthán
EC:AL
1840
a small ford
OD:AL

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