Ros Comáin
genitive: Ros Comáin
(Irish)
Roscommon
(English)

Glossary

English (wooded) height; wood; promontory

Centrepoint

53.6297, -8.1833latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1234
Carmacan maigister Rosa Comman
AConn. Leathanach: Lch 48 Alt 8
1562
Roscommon
F Leathanach: 455
1576
Rossecommen
F Leathanach: 2949
1577
na fhagail dóibh a Ros Comain
ALC Uimhir: Iml. II Lch 414
1578
Roscommon
F Leathanach: 3523
1581
Roscommon
F Leathanach: 3715
1581
Roscoman
F Leathanach: 3778
1584-5
Roscommon
F Leathanach: 4598
1585
Roscoman
F Leathanach: 4756
1585
Roscoman
F Leathanach: 4656
1586
Roscommon
F Leathanach: 4944
1590-1
Roscomon
F Leathanach: 5524
1591
Roscoman
F Leathanach: 5607
1604
Roscommon
CPR Leathanach: 40a
1609
Tample-Eneynan otherwise Roscoman
CPR Leathanach: 154a
1611
Roscommon
CPR Leathanach: 215a
1615
Temple-Inane
CPR Leathanach: 281b
1620
Roscommon
CPR Leathanach: 469a
1837
Roscomon
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: RC070,1
1837
Roscoman
["Weld, p.392, 583"];
Weld:AL Leathanach: RC070,1
1837
Templeneilan
["Weld, p.392, 583"];
Weld:AL Leathanach: RC070,1
1837
Templeneylan
["Weld, p.392, 583"];
Weld:AL Leathanach: RC070,1
1837
Roscomon
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: RC070,1
1837
Roscoman
Inq. C II:AL Leathanach: RC070,1
1837
[Roscommon]
"there are also 2 fine ruins of a castle and abbey in its neighbourhood" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: RC070,1
1837
Roscommon
BS:AL Leathanach: RC070,1
1837
Roscommon
HCER 1826:AL Leathanach: RC070,1
1837
Roscommon
Larkin Map:AL Leathanach: RC070,1
1837
Roscommon
Pop. Rep. 1821:AL Leathanach: RC070,1
1837
Roscommon
dúch dearg:AL Leathanach: RC070,1
1837
Roscommon
Weld:AL Leathanach: RC070,1
1837
Roscommon
S&V:AL Leathanach: RC070,1
1837
Roscommon
Co. Bk.:AL Leathanach: RC070,1
1837
Roscoman
Inq.:AL Leathanach: RC070,1
1837
Roscomon
Inq. Eliz. I:AL Leathanach: RC070,1
1837
Roscoman
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: RC070,1

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