townland
Móin na mBroc
genitive: Mhóin na mBroc
(Irish)
Monebrock
(English)

Glossary

móin, mónaidh
English bogland

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the bog(land) of the badgers

    Baile fearainn beag cois portaigh.

Centrepoint

52.9404, -6.99836latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1805
(Roebrook?)
Cahill (La)
1815
Mountbrook
CGn. Imleabhar: 694, Leathanach: 427, Uimhir: 476700
1816
Monybrock
CGn. Imleabhar: 703, Leathanach: 193, Uimhir: 481928
1838
Mountbrook
BS:AL Leathanach: La063,20
1838
Mount Brock
TAB Leathanach: La063,20
1838
Monebrock
French, Rev.:AL Leathanach: La063,20
1838
Monebrock
['Bernard Scale Book of Maps' belonging to Mr French.]
Scale, Book of Maps (French):AL Leathanach: La063,20
1838
Móin na mbroc, 'bog of the brocks or badgers'
OD:AL Leathanach: La063,20
1838
Monebrock
OD:AL Leathanach: La063,20
2006
ˈmountbruːk
Áit.

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