townland
Baile an Lamaigh
genitive: Bhaile an Lamaigh
(Irish)
Lambstown
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead

Centrepoint

52.1754, -6.85126 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1591
Lameston (Richard Lowes)
Hore Imleabhar: IV, Leathanach: 293
1617
Katheran’ Knock’s alley, Cale’sland, Talloin’s land ... exeunt’ de ter’ Ric’ Lowes in poch’ de Templeton,,, de ter’ Jac’ Lowes in Lainiston
Inq. Lag. Alt: 12 JI
1617
Lamiston (Loftus, Dud)
Inq. Lag. Alt: 12 C I
1619
Jas. Lowis’ land in Lamiston
CPR Leathanach: 422b
1619
Loamstowne (Adam Loftus)
CPR Leathanach: 422b
1625
Lameston (James Lowis, Adam Loftus)
CPR Leathanach: 594a
1625
Lamstowne (Adam Loftus)
CPR Leathanach: 594a
1647
Baylestowne, Ballygow, Killcloggan, Lamastowne, Haggard, Alrisk, Ballygurvan, Kilcloggann, Rochstowne and Ballynegallagh (demised to Thos. Roche)
Hore Imleabhar: IV, Leathanach: 188
1654
a high cliff in Lamestown called Carneeven (DS Description)
Hore Imleabhar: IV, Leathanach: 298
1655–7
Lambstowne Parish
DS
1659
Lambs towne
Cen. Leathanach: 546
1660
Lambertstowne = ?
BSD (LG) Leathanach: 20
1664
Lamstowne (Nic. Loftus)
Loftus Papers Leathanach: 34
1666
Lamestowne
ASE Leathanach: 76
1666
Lamstowne
ASE Leathanach: 76
1685c
Lambstown
Hib. Del.
1687
Lanstowne (Hen. Loftus)
Loftus Papers Leathanach: 36
1710
Lambstown (Nic. Loftus)
Loftus Papers Leathanach: 38
1736
Lambstown (Loftus-Wynn)
CGn. Imleabhar: 85, Leathanach: 94, Uimhir: 59194
1760
Lambstown (Rossiter-Houghton)
CGn. Imleabhar: 296, Leathanach: 10, Uimhir: 193682
1840
Lambstown
Book of Lands:AL
1840
Lambstown
GJReturn:AL (LG)
1840
Lambstown
PP:AL (LG) Baile an Teampaill

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