townland
Cnocán an Phóna
genitive: Chnocán an Phóna
(Irish)
Grousemount
(English)

Glossary

English hillock

Centrepoint

51.8706, -9.32409latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1825
Grousmount
TAB Leathanach: 12/85,23
1841
Grousemount
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci077,31
1841
Cnocán a' phúna, 'hillock of the pound'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci077,31
1841
Grousemount
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci077,31
1955
Cnocán an phóna
"Sliabh na gcearc fraoich" "Thug na tighearnaí talmhan an ainm seo ar an áit mar do chomhnuigh duine aca (Lowe) ann agus bhíodh cearca fraoigh 'gá ghor aca chun spóirt..." Bn Uí Shlbhn. "Aistriúchán ón mBéarla é 'Sliabh na gCearc Fraoich'"
An Seabhac:Cártaí Móra Leathanach: Ke/5
2006
Cnocán an Phóna
the hillock of the pound
PÓC

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