townland
Iomascan
genitive: Iomascain
validated name
(Irish)
Umuskan
(English)

Centrepoint

54.6478, -8.57873latitude, longitude
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Properties

GGaeltacht

Archival records

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Historical references

1632
O'Miskan
Inq. Ult. Leathanach: 18 CI
1641
Omuskine
Inq. Ult. Leathanach: 30 CI
1755
Umuskin
2
Murray
1807
Omuskin
3
Murray Leathanach: 26, 29, 30
1835
Ummuskin
BS:AL
1835
Um-uskan
Montgomery, Mr:AL (DG)
1835
Umascann 'meaning uncertain'
OD:AL
1835
Umuskan
OD:AL

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