townland
Baile na Móna
genitive: Bhaile na Móna
(Irish)
Moortown
(English)

Centrepoint

53.3284, -6.68775 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1635c.
Mooretowne
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 88 C I
1655c
'Bog', cur síos ar an gceantar seo
DS
1667
Mooretowne
ASE Leathanach: 120
1752
Moorstown
Noble & Keenan Co. Map
1783
Moortown
Taylor (Cill Dara)
1837
Moorstown
Co. Map 1752:AL Leathanach: 1,5
1837
Moortown
Caulfield, Rev.:AL Leathanach: 1,5
1837
Mooretown
O'Connor, Rev.:AL Leathanach: 1,5
1837
Moortn
[Map]
Stat. Survey (CD):AL Leathanach: 1,5
1837
Moreton
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: 1,5
1837
Moortown
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,5
2009-2010
ˈmuːrˌtoun
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