townland
Glais Ghainimhe
genitive: Ghlais Ghainimhe
(Irish)
Glasganny
(English)

Glossary

glas, glaise
English stream

Centrepoint

52.3961, -6.44658 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1654
Clashganee
CS (LG) Leathanach: 111
1654
Glasganne
CS (LG) Leathanach: 113
1757
Clasganny (part of Ballymartin)
CGn. Imleabhar: 267, Leathanach: 528, Uimhir: 174169
1830c
Glassganny (Martin Leacy)
TAB Imleabhar: 11
1840
Glais Gainimhe 'streamlet of the sand'
pl:AL
1840
Glascanney
GJ List:AL (LG)
1840
Glassganey
TAB:AL
1840
Glassganny
BS:AL

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