townland
Baile na hAbhann
genitive: Bhaile na hAbhann
(Irish)
Riverstown
(English)

Centrepoint

53.0971, -7.05134latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1666
Gurteene alias Gurtine-Shancloane, alias Gurtineconlaine, alias Riverstowne
ASE Leathanach: 84
1727-1838
Riverstown
Longfield: Baronies (CD) 21 F. 35 Leathanach: 21F35(68)
1752
Riverstown
Noble & Keenan Co. Map
1783
Riverstown
Taylor (Cill Dara)
1812
Rivers-town
Leet II Leathanach: 181
1813
Riverstown
Marq. Drogh. Maps Leathanach: 21F21 (4)
1813
Riverstown
Marq. Drogh. Maps Leathanach: 21F21 (5)
1824
Riverstown
TAB
1837
Riverstown
BS:AL Leathanach: 1,14
1837
Riverstown
Baggott, Rev. C.:AL Leathanach: 1,14
1837
Riverstown
Proprietor (Brown):AL Leathanach: 1,14
1837
Riverstown
Cassidy, H.:AL Leathanach: 1,14
1837
Riverstown
Taylor Co. Map 1783:AL Leathanach: 1,14
1837
Riverstown
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,14
1837
[Riverstown]
"…a remarkable well called St Bridget's well near Riverstown House…"
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: 1,14
2009-2010
ˈriverzˌtoun
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