townland
Cnoc an Fhuaráin
genitive: Chnoc an Fhuaráin
(Irish)
Knocknoran
(English)

Glossary

English hill

Centrepoint

52.2124, -6.56273 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1576
Thos Spenser, Wm. Miles, Rec. Vele, ...Mathew Somre...all of Wexford. good stolen at Coddistown and Knocknorane
Hore Imleabhar: VI, Leathanach: 388
1622
Knocknoran (Rob. Rawcetter)
Inq. Lag. Alt: 34 J I
1634
Knocknoran
Inq. Lag. Alt: 93 Ch I
1654–6
Knocknoran (Pat. Fitz Nicholl)
CS (LG) Imleabhar: IX, Leathanach: 134
1655–7
Knocknoran
DS
1667
Knocknoran (Richard Row)
ASE Leathanach: 112
1690c
Ballyharty & Knocknoran (Rich. Row)
Quit Rent (LG) Leathanach: 36
1813
Knocknoran
Léars. Eastáit Cliffe (LG) Leathanach: 19
1820
Knocknoran
CGn. Imleabhar: 749, Leathanach: 411, Uimhir: 509748
1830c
Knocknoran
TAB Leathanach: 3
1840
Cnoc an uaráin, 'hill of the well or cold spring'
OD:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach (AL): 22
1840
Knocknoran
BS:AL Imleabhar: I, Leathanach: 22
1840
Knocknoran
Freeholders:AL (LG) Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach: 22
1840
Knocknoran
King, Rev.:AL (LG)
1840
Knocknoran
Rowe, J.:AL (LG) An Chill Mhór
1840
Knocknóran
OD:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach (AL): 22
1840
Nocknoran
Bar. Cons.:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach: 22
1840
Nocknoran
GJReturn:AL (LG) Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach: 22

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