BROWSE
townland
Baile Phidsean
genitive: Bhaile Phidsean
validated name
(Irish)
Pigeonstown
(English)

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    Is aistriúchán í an fhoirm Ghaeilge

  • English

    The Irish form is a translation

Centrepoint

53.1082, -7.67693latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1725
Pigeonstown
CGn. Imleabhar: 43.427.28816
1728
Pidgenstown
CGn. Imleabhar: 58.159.38996
1767
Henry Pigeon, Geashill
CGn.
1767
Thomas Pigeon, Geashill, Ballynacarrige (atá 3-4 mhíle slí ó thuaidh)
CGn. Imleabhar: 196.397
1790
Pidgeonstown
CGn. Imleabhar: 418.269.273419
1821
Pidgeonstown
CGn. Imleabhar: 764.142.518477
1837
Pidgeonstown
BS:AL
1837
CM:AL

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