townland
An Portán
genitive: an Phortáin
non-validated name
(Irish)
Portan
(English)

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53.4172, -6.43717 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1566
Purtane
(89 3). Lease … to Edward Waterhowse, esq. ; of the tithe corn of Donboyne, Myleston, Rathelege,Gerardeston, Walterston, the Grange, Luston, Pireston, Braston, Mayne, Gunnokes de Plunket, Waringeston, Beggeston, Benettston, the Paase, Purtane, Hollywood, Gunnocke, and Loughsallaghe, co. Meath, parcel of the rectory of Donboyne, and the altarages of the rectory, those due to the vicar of Donboyne and … curate of Kilbride excepted. F 975
F
1625
?Portane
Pardon of Luke, Lord Baron of Killeene, James Plunkett, Christopher Burnell, Peter Hussey, Robert Dillon, and John Aylmer, for having alienated the manor and lands of Mulhussey, Portane, and other lands, in the county of Meath, without licence of the Crown. CPCR (Morrin III) 9
CPCR
1654
Poortan
Mr Randall Beckett Prottestant. <br> Acres 42. Lch.121.
CS V
1836
Portann
BS:AL Leathanach: Mí037,39
1836
Portane
List of Townlands:AL Leathanach: Mí037,39
1836
Portane
Greenan, Rev. W.:AL Leathanach: Mí037,39
1836
Portane
Greene:AL Leathanach: Mí037,39
1836
Porthaune
Map of Co. Meath:AL Leathanach: Mí037,39
1836
Church Land Portane
HCSV:AL Leathanach: Mí037,39
1836
Portan
DS:AL Leathanach: Mí037,39
1836
Portane
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: Mí037,39
1836
Portan
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: Mí037,39
1836
Pórtán
"'á' like 'a' in father." [Nóta OC]
OC:AL Leathanach: Mí037,39
1836
a small bank
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí037,39
1836
Portan
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí037,39

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