townland
Baile na Móna
genitive: Bhaile na Móna
(Irish)
Moortown
(English)

Centrepoint

53.3599, -6.55658latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1432
Moreton jux' Maynoth
RPat. Cl. Leathanach: 254 b
1518
Morton
Kildare Rent. Leathanach: 284
1537
Redmore next Ballygorney
Forf. (N. L.)
1540-1541
Moreton
Crown Surv. Leathanach: 162
1611
Moortown
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 7 J I
1615
Mooretowne
CPR Leathanach: 297
1627
Moreton
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 15 C I
1654
Mooretowne
CS VIII Leathanach: 22
1655
Mooretowne
DS
1659
More towne
Cen. Leathanach: 402
1660c
Moone par.
BSD (CD) Leathanach: 2
1660c
Mooretowne
BSD (CD) Leathanach: 2
1660c
Moorestowne
BSD (RIA)
1669
Mooretowne
ASE Leathanach: 200
1685
Mooretowne
Hib. Del.
1692
Mooretowne
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 1 G&M
1783
Mooretown
Taylor (Cill Dara)
1807
Moortown
Stat. Surv. (CD) Leathanach: 214
1830
Moortown
TAB
1837
Moortown
Stat. Survey (CD):AL Leathanach: 1,3
1837
Moorstown
Co. Map 1752:AL Leathanach: 1,3
1837
Mooretown
Bar. Coll. List:AL Leathanach: 1,3
1837
Moor Town
Old Map 1706:AL Leathanach: 1,3
1837
Mooretown
Applot. Cess 1836:AL Leathanach: 1,3
1837
Mooretowne
DS:AL Leathanach: 1,3
1837
Mooretowne
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: 1,3
1837
Mooretowne
Inq. C II:AL Leathanach: 1,3
1837
Mooretowne
Inq. G. & M.:AL Leathanach: 1,3
1837
Mooreton; Moortowne; Moreton
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: 1,3
1837
Mooreton; Moortowne; Moreton
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: 1,3
1837
Mooretown
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: 1,3
1837
Moortown
pl:AL Leathanach: 1,3
2009-2010
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