Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

electoral division

townland, island or archipelago

townland, island or archipelago
Long Island
(English)

Centrepoint

53.2848, -8.0489 latitude, longitude
Irish Grid (with letter)
Computing...
Irish Grid (without letter)
Computing...
Irish Transverse Mercator (ITM)
Computing...

Historical references

1837
Long Island
BS:AL Leathanach: RC064,39
1837
[Long Island]
"This island contains about 30 acres. It belongs to Raughrabeg and is al [sic] covered in winter by the inundation of the Shannon." [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: RC064,39
1837
[Long Island]
"Situated in the River Shannon about 11 chains north of Shannon Bridge." [Situation];
Situation:AL Leathanach: RC064,39

Please note: Some of the documentation from the archives of the Placenames Branch is available here. It indicates the range of research contributions undertaken by the Branch on this placename over the years. It may not constitute a complete record, and evidence may not be sequenced on the basis of validity. It is on this basis that this material is made available to the public.

Archival and research material provided on this site may be used, subject to acknowledgement. Issues regarding republication or other permissions or copyright should be addressed to logainm@dcu.ie.