townland
Ceathrú an Liagáin
genitive: Cheathrú an Liagáin
(Irish)
Carrownalegaun
(English)

Glossary

English quarterland
lia, liag
English stone, pillar-stone

Centrepoint

52.7299, -8.80416 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1586
Carrowneleagan
Inq.(Ga) Leathanach: 1.68
c.1660
Carrewleggan
BSD (Cl) Leathanach: 177
1768
Carhunelegane
CGn. Leathanach: 267.209.170496
1808
Carhuneligane
CGn. Leathanach: 595.588.409484
1839
Carhooanlegaun
AL
1839
ceathramhadh na liagán
OD:AL
1839
… gáin
glanta
pl:AL

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