townland
Dún Imleach Mór
genitive: Dhún Imleach Mór
(Irish)
Flemby
(English)

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52.2316, -9.60379latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

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Cárta: Flemby 2002 ‘The Blennerhassets are also numerous … in this county. The first of the name who settled here was Robert Blennerhasset who came into Ireland from Flinby (sic) in Cumberland in the reign of Q. Elizabeth.’ Smith – History of Kerry, 53
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Oxford Dictionary of English Placenames – Flimby (Cumberland) ‘The by of the Flemings’ (lch 174)
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'Flimby , Flembye, Flymbye…from some Flemish settlement here', The Place-Names of Cumberland, lch. 286.
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1735
Down Immolloghmore
p BallymcElligott
CGn. Leathanach: 444.57044, Imleabhar: 78
1796
Flymbyhall otherwise Doonymiloughmore ... Flymbyhal (sic) otherwise Doonymiloghmore
CGn. Leathanach: 70, Imleabhar: 504, Uimhir: 325242
1802
Flimby
CGn. Leathanach: 68.362128, Imleabhar: 549
1824
Flemby West
TAB Leathanach: 17
1824
East Flemby
TAB Leathanach: 18
1841
Flemby
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci017,31
1841
Flinby
TAB:AL Leathanach: Ci017,31
1841
Flinby
Fitzgerald, Rev. J.:AL Leathanach: Ci017,31
1841
Flemby
Inhabs.:AL Leathanach: Ci017,31
1841
Fleimbidh, '(meaning unknown)'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci017,31
1841
Flemby
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci017,31
2017
ˈflimbiː
Áit. Cainteoir: 011, Uimhir : 170713
2017
ˈflimbeː
Áit. Cainteoir: 010, Uimhir : 170713
2017
ˈflembiː
Áit. Uimhir : 170713, Cainteoir: 005

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