townland
Pighill
(English)

Centrepoint

53.7026, -6.59556 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1630
Begleieshill, Begleisehill
Carrig [ ] ... Begleieshill & Crucestowne ... Carrick, Begleisehill, Crucestowne (Oliver, num Baro. de Lowthe). Inq.CI 64.
Inq.
1666
Pegleshill
James Duke of York... Carrickdexter, Barrettstowne, Rosebov, Pegleshill, and Crucetowne, 604 a…bar. Slane, same co.—in Slane, one tenem… and 3 a., formerly belonging to Robert Baggott—one tenem', orchard, and garden, formerly belonging to Matt. May.—one pigeon house and 7a, formerly belonging to Garrett Jones… ASE 71-2
ASE
1723
Peggshill ows. Beggshill
(Ellis-Macartney) Carrickdexter ows. Carrigdexter ows. Carrickdesart, Crucetown ows. Crusetown ows Cruestown, Peggshill ows. Beggshill, Rossboy ows. Rushwee CGn. 788.144.532879
CGn.
1836
Pigghill
BS:AL Leathanach: Mí107,6
1836
Pighill
Petty Eng. Map 1683:AL Leathanach: Mí107,6
1836
Pighill
Disney, Rev.:AL Leathanach: Mí107,6
1836
Pighill
O'Brien, Rev. J.:AL Leathanach: Mí107,6
1836
Pighill
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí107,6

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