townland
Roinn Bheannaigh
genitive: Roinn Bheannaigh
(Irish)
Rinvanny
(English)

Glossary

English point, headland

Centrepoint

53.726, -7.59023 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1612
Rowinevennye
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 3 Jac.1
1620
Rynvanny
CPR Leathanach: 466a
1620
Rinvanny (Francis Edgeworth)
CPR Leathanach: 452a
1629
Rinvenuit
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 4 Car.1
1629
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Cotton Map
1654-56
Rinveny in the said barongy of Ardagh
CS X Leathanach: 45
1654-56
the moore of Rinveny
CS X Leathanach: 45
1655
Rinniny
DS
1659
Rinvany
Cen. Leathanach: 454
c.1660
Rinnvanny
BSD Leathanach: 155
1685
Rininy
Hib. Del.
1716
Rinvany
CGn. Leathanach: 18.149.8726
1813
Rinvanny
Edgeworth
1835
Ringvanny
BS:AL
1835
Rinvanny
Edgeworth Map (AL)
1835
Rinn Beannaigh, “point of the peak”
OD:AL
1835
Rinn Bheanaigh
pl:AL
1908
Rinn Bheannaighe, “point of the peak or headland”
MacGivney Leathanach: 196
2007
rinˈvaniˑ
Áit.

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