Lios Eiltín
genitive: Lios Eiltín
validated name
(Irish)
Lisselton
(English)

Glossary

English ring-fort, enclosure

Centrepoint

52.5023, -9.56971 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

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Nóta
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Nóta
1302-06
Liseltyn
Pap. Tax. Leathanach: 296
1460
Lyseltyri
Ann. Ardf. Leathanach: 10 (31)
1483
Lyseltin
Ann. Ardf. Leathanach: 31(85)
1507
Lyseltyn
Ann. Ardf. Leathanach: 47(141)
1576
Lyseltyne
F Leathanach: 2820
1581
Lysellton
F Leathanach: 3758
1585
Lysseltyn
F Leathanach: 4716
1588-9
Liseltin
F Leathanach: 5306
1596-7
Liseiltin
F Leathanach: 6034
1601
Liseiltin
F Leathanach: 6497
1604
Liselty
CPR Leathanach: 54b
1609c.
Lisheltyne
CPR Leathanach: 160a
1612
Lisselten
'a wednesday market'
CPR Leathanach: 225b
1615
Lisseltyne
RVis. (Ardf.) Leathanach: 185
1627
Lyleston
Inq.(Ci) Leathanach: 212
1655
Liseltyne
DS
1659
Liseltin
Cen. Leathanach: 251
1778
Liselten
"Lynch, Philip, Farinstack, Liselten, co. Kerry"
Ardf. Wills Leathanach: 145
1787
Lisseltin
Pelham (Cl)
1824
Liselton
TAB
1841
Lisselton Ph
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci118,1
1841
Lisselton Ph
Local:AL Leathanach: Ci118,1
1841
Lisselton Ph
Buckley, Rev. J.:AL Leathanach: Ci118,1
1841
Liselton Ph
Meresman:AL Leathanach: Ci118,1
1841
Liselton Ph
TAB:AL Leathanach: Ci118,1
1841
Liseltin, Lisseltin
Smith Hist. Kerry:AL Leathanach: Ci118,1
1841
Lisseltin
Smith Hist. Kerry:AL Leathanach: Ci118,1
1841
Liseltyne
Vallancey Map:AL Leathanach: Ci118,1
1841
Lyleston
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: Ci118,1
1841
Lios Eiltín, 'Elton's fort'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci118,1
1841
Liss-Eilteen
pron.:AL Leathanach: Ci118,1
1841
Lisselton
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci118,1
1841
Lios Eiltín
LSO (Ci) Leathanach: 28
1841
Is in Irish Lios Eiltín which signifies the Lis or earthen fort of St. Eiltin...
This saint is generally called “Eiltin of Kinsale” and his feast was celebrated at his churches 'in cech dú a tát', on the 11th of December
LSO (Ci) Leathanach: 28
1955c
Nóta
1999
ˌliˈzeltən
Áit. Cainteoir: a5, b4, Uimhir : C900

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