civil parish townland
Liamhain
genitive: Liamhna
non-validated name
(Irish)
Lyons
(English)

Centrepoint

53.3007, -6.55318 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

g.d.
flatha finnLiamhna
Dioghl. D Leathanach: 201, Véarsa: 2
g.d.
rí Liamhna
Dioghl. D Leathanach: 402, Véarsa: 21
1050c
Liamain
LC Leathanach: 118, Líne: 1763
1050c
ó Liamain
LC Leathanach: 118, Líne: 1738
1150c
ic scethaib Condlaid i taeb Liamna a Muig Laigen
v.l. ic Scechaib Conlaig im-Maig Lagen. Conlaed escop Cilli Dara. ... primcherd Brigte e.
FOeng. Leathanach: 128 n. 3 May
1229
Newcastle of Leuan
Newcastle, p Ráth Cúil, BÁC
PR Imleabhar: 35, Leathanach: 29
1340
de Novo Castro de Lyouns
Chart. Mary's Imleabhar: I, Leathanach: 287
1560c
Caislén Nua Liamhain
Newcastle, BÁC
LBran. Leathanach: 70, Líne: 1833
1629-44
ab oppido Leonensi
Cillsheanchas Chill Dara Leathanach: 2.30
1629-44
ecclesia S. Mariae de Lyons
Cillsheanchas Chill Dara Leathanach: 2.32
1752
Lyons
Noble & Keenan Co. Map
1778
Lyons
T&S Leathanach: 117
1807
Lyons
Stat. Surv. (CD) Leathanach: 217
1837
Lyons
Stat. Survey (CD):AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Lyons
Co. Map 1752:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Lyons
Cloncurry, Lord:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Lyons
thomas
Jackson, T.:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Lyons
farmhill
Reid:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Lyons
HCER 1826:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Lyons
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
rector of Lyons
Inq. H VIII (Archdall):AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Hill of Lyons, Liatháin, 'grey hills'
AL

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