townland
Leitir Brón
genitive: Leitir Brón
(Irish)
Letterbrone
(English)

Glossary

leitir, leitreach
English hillside

Centrepoint

54.0456, -8.98048 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Letterbrone
Letterbrone in Sligo; Letter-brón, of the millstone.
Joyce Leathanach: 469, Imleabhar: III
n/a
Nóta
n/a
Nóta
n/a
Nóta
1617
Litterbrone
CPR Leathanach: 321b
1633‒6
Leterbronan
Rentals: Wood-Martin II Leathanach: 163
1655‒7
Letterbrony
DS
1660c
Litterbrony
BSD Leathanach: 142
1666
Litterbrone
ASE Leathanach: 68
1685c
Letterbrony
Hib. Del.
1740
Letterbrone
CGn. Leathanach: 153.350.103083
1758
Litterbroan
CGn. Leathanach: 191.327.128272
1805
Letterbone
CGn. Leathanach: 577.60.585420
1812
Letterbrone
CGn. Leathanach: 639.66.438398
1825
Letterbrone
TAB
1836
Letterbrone
BS:AL Leathanach: Sl033,37
1836
Letterbron
Tyndall, Rev.:AL Leathanach: Sl033,37
1836
Letterbrone
Mullarky, Rev.:AL Leathanach: Sl033,37
1836
Letterbrone
Par. Cess. Bk.:AL Leathanach: Sl033,37
1836
Letterbron
TAB Leathanach: Sl033,37
1836
Letterbrony
DS Map:AL Leathanach: Sl033,37
1836
Letterbrone
McLarky, Dr:AL Leathanach: Sl033,37
1836
Letterbrone
Evans, T.:AL Leathanach: Sl033,37
1836
Leitir Bróin, 'hill-side of the sorrow'
OD:AL Leathanach: Sl033,37
1836
Leitir Bróin
pl:AL Leathanach: Sl033,37
1836
Letterbrone
OD:AL Leathanach: Sl033,37
1836
Letterbrone
BS:AL Leathanach: Sl033,37
1836
Letterbrone
1836
Letterbrony
DS Map:AL
1836
Letterbrone
Evans, T.:AL
1836
Letterbrone
McLarky, Dr:AL
1836
Letterbrone
Mullarky, Rev.:AL
1836
Leitir Bróin “hill-side of the sorrow”
OD:AL
1836
Letterbrone
OD:AL
1836
Leitir Bróin
pl:AL
1836
Letterbron
TAB:AL
1836
Letterbron
Tyndall, Rev.:AL

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