population centre townland
Na Foidhrí
genitive: na bhFoidhrí
validated name
(Irish)
Fieries
(English)

Centrepoint

52.1708, -9.59723 latitude, longitude
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Properties

PO There is or was once a post office here

Archival records

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Historical references

1841
[Fieries]
"…towards the West is another road leading to Milltown. The junction of these roads is called 'Firees Cross'…'Firees Castle' (ruins) is close to the eastern boundary."
Desc. Rem.:AL
1841
Fieries
OD:AL
1841
Fóighre
[glanta]
pl:AL
1841
Foithre
OD:AL
1841
Foighre, 'woods'
OD:AL
1841
Fieries
BM:AL
1841
Fieries
Larkin (Ci):AL
1841
Firees
BS:AL

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