Maigh Nuad
genitive: Mhaigh Nuad
validated name
(Irish)
Maynooth
(English)

Glossary

maigh, magh
English plain

Centrepoint

53.3796, -6.59054 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Historical references

1302-6
Maynooth, Prebend of
Pap. Tax. Leathanach: 237
1518
May[n]othe
Kildare Rent. Leathanach: 232
1540-1541
Mayneth
Crown Surv. Leathanach: 132
1540-1541
Maynothe
Crown Surv. Leathanach: 203
1752
Mannooth
Noble & Keenan Co. Map
1807
Maynooth
Stat. Surv. (CD) Leathanach: 214
1837
Maynooth
Stat. Survey (CD):AL Leathanach: 1,18
1837
Park of Mannooth
Co. Map 1752:AL Leathanach: 1,18
1837
Lands of Maynooth
Leinster, Duke of:AL Leathanach: 1,18
1837
Lands of Maynooth
Map 1767:AL Leathanach: 1,18
1837
Magh Nuadhat, 'plain of Nooat (a man's name)'
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,18
1837
Muigh nuadhat
pl:AL Leathanach: 1,18
1837
Maynooth
pl:AL Leathanach: 1,18

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