BROWSE
civil parishtownland
Baile an Drácaigh
genitive: Bhaile an Drácaigh
(Irish)
Drakestown
(English)

Centrepoint

53.7751, -6.7372latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1418
Drakiston
CPL
1587
Drakeston
Deed…Richard Barnewall of Crickstowne, esq… John Cusack of Cussingston…Drakeston… CPR 255
CPR
1654
Drakestowne
278
CS V
1836
Drakestown
Castletown
Harkin, T.:AL Leathanach: Mí032,1
1836
Baile an Dreaga, 'Drake's town'
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí032,1
1836
Drakestown
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí032,1
1836
United Parishes of Drakestown
BS:AL Leathanach: Mí032,1
1836
Drakestown
Larkin (Mí):AL Leathanach: Mí032,1
1836
Drakestown
surveyor
Andrews, W.:AL Leathanach: Mí032,1
1836
Drakestown
Knock
Quinn, W.:AL Leathanach: Mí032,1
1836
Drakestown
Ladyrath
Blake:AL Leathanach: Mí032,1
1836
Drakestown
Legga
Boylan, W.:AL Leathanach: Mí032,1
1836
Drakestown
Knock
Read, T.:AL Leathanach: Mí032,1

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