townland
Fearann na Mainistreach
genitive: Fhearann na Mainistreach
non-validated name
(Irish)
Abbeyland
(English)

Glossary

English land

Centrepoint

52.9032, -6.83994 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1655
Morrabby Land
DS
1659
Moore Abby
Cen. Leathanach: 405
1660c
Abbey Land of Kildare and Silliatt Moone Par.
BSD (CD) Leathanach: 63
1660c
Abbey Land
BSD (CD) Leathanach: Index
1660c
Abbey Land
BSD (CD) Leathanach: Index, 63
1685
Abby
Hib. Del.
1837
Moorabbey
BS:AL Leathanach: 1,43
1837
Mooreabbey
Cess Applot. 1829:AL Leathanach: 1,43
1837
Abbey Land
"To be used on the Plans by authority from Mr Griffith." [Nóta]
dúch:AL Leathanach: 1,43
1837
Mooreabbey
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,43
1837
[Mooreabbey]
"The ruins of an Abbey, a square Tower and part of the Town and Town Wall of Castledermot are in the N. E. extremity of this townland…"
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: 1,43
2009-2010
ˈabiˑlanz
(sic)
Áit.

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