An Féar Bán
genitive: an Fhéir Bháin
validated name
(Irish)
Ferbane
(English)

Glossary

English white; lea-ground, grassy

Centrepoint

53.2718, -7.82712 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Historical references

1622
Ferbane
CPR Leathanach: 542
1655-7
Fierbane
DS
1659
Fierbane
Cen. Leathanach: 444
1660c
ffierbane
BSD (UF) Leathanach: 32
1660c
Fierbane
BSD (UF) Leathanach: 33
1685
Fierban
Hib. Del.
1714
Fierbane
CGn. Imleabhar: 13.113.5355
1837
Firbane
Archdall:AL
1837
Ferbane
BS:AL
1837
Ferbane
Co. Treas.:AL
1837
Ferbane
GJP:AL
1837
Ferbane
King, Rev. H.:AL
1837
Farbane
Larkin Map:AL
1837
Ferbane
Mahon, Rev. H.:AL
1837
Fiair Bán, white ley(s)
OD:AL
1837
locally Farbaan
OD:AL
1837
Ferbane
S&V:AL
1969
An Féar Bán
Bailte Poist
1985c
fer'ba.nˌ fer'ba.n
Áit.

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