townland
An Ghráinseach Fhuar
genitive: na Gráinsí Fuaire
non-validated name
(Irish)
Grangeford
(English)

Glossary

English ford
gráinseach, gráinsigh
English grange, monastic farm

Centrepoint

52.943, -6.82276 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1540
Grange Coole
Ir. Mon. Poss. Leathanach: 169
1540
Graungefoure alias Grange Coole
Ir. Mon. Poss. Leathanach: 169
1543
Graungefoure
F Leathanach: 364 Hen
1566
Grangeford
F Leathanach: 879
1577
Grangeforde
F Leathanach: 2954
1581
Grangeforde
F Leathanach: 3709
1620
Grangford
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 36 J I
1654
Graingefore
CS VIII Leathanach: 116
1660c
Graingefort
BSD (CD) Leathanach: 65
1660c
Grangefort
BSD (CD)
1660c
Graingeford
BSD (RIA)
1668
Grangefore
ASE Leathanach: 186
1752
Grangeford
Noble & Keenan Co. Map
1783
Grangeford
Taylor (Cill Dara)
1807
Grangeford
Stat. Surv. (CD) Leathanach: 212
1812
Grange-ford
Leet Leathanach: 300
1834
Grangeford
TAB
1837
Grangeford
BS:AL Leathanach: 1,49
1837
Grangeford
Taylor Co. Map 1783:AL Leathanach: 1,49
1837
Grangeford
Noble & Keenan Co. Map:AL Leathanach: 1,49
1837
Grange Ford
Cess Coll.:AL Leathanach: 1,49
1837
Grange Ford
Cess Coll. Bk.:AL Leathanach: 1,49
1837
Grangeford
Stat. Survey (CD):AL Leathanach: 1,49
1837
Grangeford
TAB Leathanach: 1,49
1837
Grangefort
DS:AL Leathanach: 1,49
1837
Grangeford
Inq. Eliz. I (Archdall):AL Leathanach: 1,49
1837
Grangfour alias Grangecoole
Inq. H VIII (Archdall):AL Leathanach: 1,49
1837
Grangeford
Inq. (Archdall):AL Leathanach: 1,49
1837
Grangeford
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: 1,49
1837
Grangeford
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: 1,49
1837
Ath na gráinisighe, 'ford of the grange'
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,49
1837
Grangeforth
pl:AL Leathanach: 1,49
1837
Grangeford
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,49
1838
Grangeford alias Bell-view
Longfield: Baronies (CD) Leathanach: 21F34 (38)
2009-2010
greːnʤfoːrd
- Annamh a chloistear.
Áit.

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