townland
Raithneachán
genitive: Raithneacháin
(Irish)
Rinaghan
(English)

Centrepoint

53.3731, -7.01954 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1581
Renoghan
CPR Leathanach: 367
1586
Renoghan
F Leathanach: 4926
1639c.
Ranneghan
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 92 C I
1639c.
Rynaghan & Rynaghan-hallt
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 92 C I
1654
the great ffoard of Ranachan
CS VIII Leathanach: 185
1654
Ranachan
CS VIII Leathanach: 178, 182, 185
1659
Ranechan
Cen. Leathanach: 407
1660c
Rahangan
BSD (CD) Leathanach: 44
1660c
Ranachan
BSD (CD) Leathanach: 44
1744
Renahan
Colleys Est. Maps. Leathanach: 9212 (101)
1752
Ranahan
Noble & Keenan Co. Map
1783
Renaghan
Taylor (Cill Dara)
1783
Renahanholt
Taylor (Cill Dara)
1819
Ranachan
CGn. Leathanach: 742.458.505593
1825
Ranehan
CGn. Leathanach: 805.330.543265
1837
Renaghhanbeg
BS:AL Leathanach: 1,15
1837
Ranaghan
Map of Kildare 1752:AL Leathanach: 1,15
1837
Ranneghan
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: 1,15
1837
Ranaahan-beg, Runnaghan
Bk. Lands, Index to:AL Leathanach: 1,15
1837
Ballygibbon called Ranahan
TAB Leathanach: 1,15
1837
Rynaghan & Rynaghan hallt
Inq. C II:AL Leathanach: 1,15
1837
Raithneachán, 'a place of ferns,' 'filice…'
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,15
1837
Rinaghan
pl:AL Leathanach: 1,15
1837
Rinaghan
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,15
1837
[Rinaghan]
"Cloleeagh Well is in the South…"
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: 1,15
2009-2010
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