An Fásach Rua
genitive: an Fhásaigh Rua
non-validated name
(Irish)
Fassaroe
(English)

Glossary

rua, ruadh
English red; red place

Centrepoint

53.1958, -6.14822 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1536
the Fasagh-Rowe
Hen. VIII iii part 2, p. 359; Wicklow
CSPI Imleabhar: I, Leathanach: 309, Nóta: (Price, Newcastle & Arklow)
1538
Fasaghe Roo
F Alt: 67
1549
Fasaugheroo
F Alt: 268
1550
Fassaghro
F Alt: 445
1571
Fassaghroo
F
1571
Fasaghrowe
F
1575c
An Fásach Ruadh
Wicklow
LBran. Leathanach: 309
1590
The Fassagh Rowe
Dublin Wills
1596
Faghsaghere
Cal. Carew
1598
Faghsaghere
Descr. Ir.
1600
Fassaghroe
F
1610
Fozacrow [sic]
Speed
1620
Fassaghroe
Inq. Lag. Alt: 19 J I
1620
Fassaghroe
Dublin Wills
1654
ffasaroe
CS VII
1655
Fassaroe
Wicklow
DS:Price Leathanach: 309
1660c
Fassaroe
BSD (CM) Leathanach: 131
1667
Fossaghroe's
ASE
1668
Ffassarow
HMR (CM) Leathanach: 167
1670
Fassaghroe
ASE
1681
Fassaroe
Dublin Wills
1685c
Fassaroe
Hib. Del.
1699c
Fassero
38
Ir. Jacob.
1703
Fassaroe
Forf. Est.
1760
Fasserrow
Nevill 1760:PN Wicklow Leathanach: 309
1760
Kassarro
Nevill 1760
1766
Fassaroe
Dublin Wills
1821
Fassaroe
Duncan
1828
Fassaro
CGn.
1839
Fasserroe
Nevill Wicklow:AL Leathanach: CM056,25
1839
Fasserroe
CM:AL Leathanach: CM056,25
1839
Fassarow
Bar. Cons.:AL Leathanach: CM056,25
1839
Fassaroe
Co. Schedule:AL Leathanach: CM056,25
1839
Fassaroe
Sec. GJ:AL Leathanach: CM056,25
1839
Fassaroe
DS:AL Leathanach: CM056,25
1839
Fassaghroe
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: CM056,25
1839
Fásach ruadh, 'red wilderness'
OD:AL Leathanach: CM056,25
1839
Fassaroe
OD:AL Leathanach: CM056,25
1967
fásach ruadh
"fásach, 'waste land'"
PN Wicklow Leathanach: 309

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