townland
Baile an Chaisleáin
genitive: Bhaile an Chaisleáin
(Irish)
Castletown
(English)

Centrepoint

52.3552, -9.62375latitude, longitude
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Historical references

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An Seabhac: Ní heol dom glg. air ach aistriú – Baile an Chaisleáin – más aistriú an ghlg. Níl ach an Béarla anois air. Sr.bhaile Chille Floinn sa bhf. seo – thoir theas ann. Sceich na Pise ann = lios. ‘Cillín field’ in aice le hionad an tseanchaisleáin.
Nóta
1615
Castletowne?
RVis. (Ardf.) Leathanach: 187
1820
Castletown
CGn. Leathanach: 191.513127, Imleabhar: 755
1825
Castletown
TAB
1841
Castletown
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci075,4
1841
Castletown
Fitzgerald, Rev. T.:AL Leathanach: Ci075,4
1841
Castletown
Thompson, D. P.:AL Leathanach: Ci075,4
1841
Castletown
Alton, Rev. J.:AL Leathanach: Ci075,4
1841
Castletown
Elliot, A.:AL Leathanach: Ci075,4
1841
Castletown
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci075,4
1841
[Castletown]
"There are four forts here."
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Ci075,4

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