townland
Baile Nua Dhún Uabhair
genitive: Bhaile Nua Dhún Uabhair
non-validated name
(Irish)
Newtowndonore
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead
dún, dúnaibh
English fort
nua
English new

Centrepoint

53.2608, -6.77894 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1594
le Newtone
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 12 El.
1610
Newtowne de Donover
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 5 J I
1654
Newtowne
CS VIII Leathanach: 159160
1655
Newtowne
DS
1659
New towne
Cen. Leathanach: 398
1660c
Naas par.
BSD (CD) Leathanach: 32
1660c
Newtown
BSD (CD) Leathanach: 32
1660c
Newtowne
BSD (CD)
1669
Newtowne
ASE Leathanach: 189
1685
Newtowne
Hib. Del.
1807
Newtown Donore
Stat. Surv. (CD) Leathanach: 205
1833
Newtowndonore
TAB
1837
Newtown Donore
BS:AL Leathanach: 1,36
1837
Newtown Donore
TAB Leathanach: 1,36
1837
Newtown Donore
Map of Kildare 1752:AL Leathanach: 1,36
1837
Newtown in Downing Ph
Bk. Lands, Index to:AL Leathanach: 1,36
1837
Donore in Downing Ph
Bk. Lands, Index to:AL Leathanach: 1,36
1837
Newtown Donore
[Map]
Stat. Survey (CD):AL Leathanach: 1,36
1837
Newtowne
BSD:AL Leathanach: 1,36
1837
Newtowne
Petty Eng. Map 1682:AL Leathanach: 1,36
1837
Newtown Donore
Bar. Cons.:AL Leathanach: 1,36
1837
Newtowne
DS:AL Leathanach: 1,36
1837
Newtowne
Inq. Eliz. I:AL Leathanach: 1,36
1837
Donower
Inq. Eliz. I:AL Leathanach: 1,36
1837
Donore
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,36
1837
Dun uabhair, 'fort of pride'
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,36
1837
[Newtowndonore]
"The Doogree is in the N. part of this townland."
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: 1,36
2009-2010
ˈnuːˌtoun ˌdoˈnoːr
Áit.

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