townland
Lios an Uisce
genitive: Lios an Uisce
(Irish)
Lissaniska
(English)

Glossary

English ring-fort, enclosure
English water

Centrepoint

53.7111, -9.17267latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1617
Lissenuske
Inq.(ME) Leathanach: II.227
1635
Lissemiskie alias Vinerydony, the ½ qr of
Straff. Inq. ME Leathanach: §72V
1661
Omerydooney & Lisseniske ½ qr. ... Lisseniske als Lisseniskye ½ qr.
BSD (ME) Leathanach: 32
1678
Lisseniskie alias Lisseniske ½ qr.ASE
ASE Leathanach: 255 §14
1680
Unmorridoney ½ qr.... Lisseniske
ASE Leathanach: 269
1710c
Lissinisky... Omerdowny
CRL Leathanach: 2A.3.16, 122
1710c
Lissiniske, Omernydoony &
CRL Leathanach: 2A.3.16, 127
1732
Omerdooney ½ qr
CGn. Imleabhar: 69.292.48367
1735
Lisaneusky
CGn. Imleabhar: 66.510.48064
1735
Omerdooney
CGn. Imleabhar: 82.320.57983
1744
Lissenisky, Ommerdoony
CGn. Imleabhar: 115.333.86654
1787
Lissinisky… Omerdowny
QRL Leathanach: 2A.6.70, 454-455
1787
Lissiniske... Omerdowny, Omernydoony and
QRL Leathanach: 2A.6.70, 478
1830
Lissanisky, Waterford
Bald Leathanach: 19
1838
Lissnisky
TAB Leathanach: ME132,26
1838
Lissaniska
BS:AL Leathanach: ME132,26
1838
Lissanisky
CM:AL Leathanach: ME132,26
1838
Lissaniskey
BM:AL Leathanach: ME132,26
1838
Lessenesky
Co. Bk.:AL Leathanach: ME132,26
1838
Lisneskie
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: ME132,26
1838
Lissinisky
Cess Coll.:AL Leathanach: ME132,26
1838
Lissanishka
[Postmaster, Hollmount]
Postmaster:AL Leathanach: ME132,26
1838
Lisseinsky
Strafford:AL Leathanach: ME132,26
1838
Lissnisky
Inq. Eliz. I:AL Leathanach: ME132,26
1838
Lissiniske/ Lissinisky
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: ME132,26
1838
Lios an uisce, 'fort of the water'
OD:AL Leathanach: ME132,26
1838
Lios an uisce
pl:AL Leathanach: ME132,26
1838
Lissaniska
OD (corr.):AL Leathanach: ME132,26
1838
[Lissaniska]
"…four forts."
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: ME132,26

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