townland
Log na Meacan
genitive: Log na Meacan
(Irish)
Lugnamackan
(English)

Glossary

log, lag
English hollow

Centrepoint

54.1912, -8.51114 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

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1659
Lognamakin
Cen. Leathanach: 600
1716
Lagnamachan
LN Leathanach: MS Map 123 S (4)
1819
Lugmakan
Larkin (Sl)
1830c
Legnomackan
TAB
1836
Lugnamacken
BS:AL Leathanach: Sl007,67
1836
Lugnamaken
Hay, J. :AL (Sl)
1836
Lag na meacann “hollow of the parsnips”
OD:AL
1836
Lugnamackan
OD:AL
1836
Lagnamackan
Old Survey 1716:AL
1836
Lag na meacan “parsnips” [pl glanta]
pl:AL
1836
Barony of Liney
Situation:AL

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