townland
Rosaigh
genitive: Rosaí
non-validated name
(Irish)
Rossy
(English)

Centrepoint

54.0268, -7.93436 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

ˈrɑsiː
x2
Áit.
Nóta
Nóta
"Cf: ME, RC Scardan: Sl, FM (Scardans) "
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Scardán = A small cataract, a waterfall. An ‘eas’ is formed by a river; a scardán by a stream or feadán. (O’Donovan). "
Nóta
"Arch. Inventory Rath (site). In reclaimed pasture at the N shoulder of a drumlin (120). Rath. On top of a drumlin (120). "
Nóta
1621
Rassie
CPR Leathanach: 529b
1655
Rossey
DS
1660c
Rossey
BSD Leathanach: 48
1666
Raffy
ASE Leathanach: 51
1685
Rosey
Hib. Del.
1721
Rassy
Uachtanna, Féach Breifne 1960 Leathanach: 229
1833
Rossey
TAB Leathanach: 97, Nóta: (61:16/11) innéacs
1836
Rossey
DS Ref.:AL
1836
Rossy
DS Map:AL
1836
Rossy
BS:AL
1836
Rossy
CM:AL
1836
Rossy
S&V:AL
1836
Ross
Quinn, E.:AL
1836
Rosaidh
'woods, or points'
OD:AL
1836
Rossy
OD:AL

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