townriver
Abhainn an Scáil
genitive: Abhainn an Scáil
validated name
(Irish)
Anascaul
(English)

Other names

Annascaul
local name
(English)

Glossary

abhainn, abha
English river

Centrepoint

52.1514, -10.0547latitude, longitude
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Properties

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Archival records

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Historical references

1800c
Abhainn an Scáil
Diar. na Bolg.
1841
Annascall
Eagar, J.:AL Leathanach: Ci019,34
1841
Anascaul
"Compare with Lackanscaul, 'Leac an scáil' in Kilkenny where this giant 'Scaul' was buried." [Nóta OD] "Ahanscaul" [scriosta]
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci019,34
1841
Annascall
Frazer Handbook:AL Leathanach: Ci019,34
1841
Annascall
Lewis:AL Leathanach: Ci019,34
1841
Ounascaul
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci019,34
1841
Annescall
Casey, P.:AL Leathanach: Ci019,34
1841
Annicall Hotell
Moriarty, J.:AL Leathanach: Ci019,34
1841
Annescalle
Top. Dict.:AL Leathanach: Ci019,34
1841
Annascalle
Pop. Rep. 1831:AL Leathanach: Ci019,34
1841
Ounescall
"which means bright river - which river derives it's source from the lake called 'Lough Scall'."
Thomas, Rev. E.:AL Leathanach: Ci019,34
1841
Aunascaul
Plan:AL Leathanach: Ci019,34
1841
Ounascaul
"Page 3, descriptive remarks."
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Ci019,34
1841
Annascall
Pettigrew Dir.:AL Leathanach: Ci019,34
1841
Annascall
Thom Directory:AL Leathanach: Ci019,34
1967
ˌounəˈskɑːl′
Áit. Cainteoir: T195b4 RT
1971
ˌounəˈsgaːl′
Áit.
1971
ˌounəˈsgɑːl
Áit.
1971
ˌounəˈsgɑːl′
Áit.

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