townland
An Ghráinseach Bheag
genitive: na Gráinsí Bige
(Irish)
Grangebeg
(English)

Centrepoint

53.1433, -6.97006 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1297
Grangihokel
CJR Leathanach: I, 175
1567
Grange m'gilpatrick
F Leathanach: 1131
1569
Graunge Mac Gillepatrick
F Leathanach: 1252
1569
Grainge
F Leathanach: 1374
1605
Grange-ne-Gillpatrick
CPR Leathanach: 74
1659
Grangbegge
Cen. Leathanach: 396
1660c
Gransbeg & Geoghill
BSD (CD) Leathanach: 55
1674
Grangebeg
Kildare Manor
1674
Grangebeg
Kildare Manor
1752
Grangebeg
Noble & Keenan Co. Map
1783
Grange Beg
Taylor (Cill Dara)
1816
Grangebeg
Off. West Maps Leathanach: 21F36 (91)
1817
Grangebeg
Off. West Maps Leathanach: 21F36 (116)
1837
Grangebeg
Map of Kildare 1752:AL Leathanach: 1,32
1837
Grangebeg
Cess Coll. (Dowling):AL Leathanach: 1,32
1837
Grangebeg
BS:AL Leathanach: 1,32
1837
Grange Beg
Taylor Co. Map 1783:AL Leathanach: 1,32
1837
Grange Beg
Stat. Survey (CD):AL Leathanach: 1,32
1837
Grangebeg
Cassidy, H.:AL Leathanach: 1,32
1837
Grangebeg
HCER 1826:AL Leathanach: 1,32
1837
Grangebeg al' Littlegrange
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: 1,32
1837
Grainseach beag, 'little Grange'
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,32
1837
Grangebeg
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,32
1837
[Grangebeg]
"…a large rath near centre of townland and a very small rath touching boundary at S. W. point, a very large stone remains of druidical Altar…"
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: 1,32
1837
Grangebeg
Marq. Drogh. Maps Leathanach: 21F21 (13)
2009-2010
greːnʤˈbeg
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