townland
Scairt an tSionnaigh
genitive: Scairt an tSionnaigh
(Irish)
Foxcover
(English)

Glossary

English thicket
sionnach, sionnaigh, seannach
English fox

Centrepoint

52.7212, -6.40708 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1775
Foxcover (Masterson – Byrne)
CGn. Imleabhar: 326, Leathanach: 385, Uimhir: 216254
1812
The Fox Cover lands
CGn. Imleabhar: 654, Leathanach: 675, Uimhir: 452912
1830c
Fox Cover
TAB Imleabhar: 45
1840
Foxcover
Conboy, J.:AL (LG)
1840
Foxcover
Home, T.:AL (LG)
1840
Foxcover
Weldon:AL (LG)
1840
Foxcover
BS:AL Imleabhar: I , Leathanach: 19
1840
Foxcover
OD:AL Imleabhar: I , Leathanach (AL): 19
1845
the Fox Cover of Monaseed ....part of Mill Quarter of same
CGn. Imleabhar: 8, Leathanach: 281, Uimhir: 244

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