townland
Fearann an Bhoscaigh
genitive: Fhearann an Bhoscaigh
(Irish)
Farrannabox
(English)

Glossary

English land

Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

Centrepoint

53.5083, -8.84415 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1574
ffoxes Castle
Gal. Castles Leathanach: 118
1628
Fferan ... Boxe
Inq.(Ga) Leathanach: II. 17
1660C
Farmabox
BSD (Ga) III Leathanach: 290
1685
Farnaboax
Hib. Del.
1838
Farnbox
BS:AL
1838
Caisleán a Bhocsa
pl:AL
1838
Caisleán a Bhocsa 'stood here'
OC:AL

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