townland
An Mhala Ghlas
genitive: na Mala Glaise
(Irish)
Mollyglass
(English)

Glossary

English green, grey

Centrepoint

53.8667, -7.62493 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1629
-----------[istigh le Monntaine]
Cotton Map
1813
Mollyglass
Edgeworth
1836
Molly glass
BS:AL
1836
Malaidh Glas, “Green Brows”
OD:AL
1836
...nearly 3/5 of this townland is bog...
Desc. Rem.:AL
1836
Molly glass
Edgeworth Map (AL)
1908
Molaidhe Glasa, “green brows”
MacGivney Leathanach: 178
2007
ˈmoliːglas
Áit.

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