townland
An Ghléib
genitive: na Gléibe
non-validated name
(Irish)
Glebe
(English)

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    Is aistriúchán í an fhoirm Ghaeilge

  • English

    The Irish form is a translation

Centrepoint

54.0762, -7.71368latitude, longitude
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Historical references

gliːb
Áit.
Nóta
Nóta
"Arch. Inventory: Enclosure. On a gentle N-facing slope beside a stream "
Nóta
“…part of the Manor of Craghtown is in the said Barony Called Leamchoill now belonging to Martin Armstrong Esq and his heirs forever.” (Journal of the Ardagh and Clonmacnoise Antiquarian Society, Iml. 1, Uimh.3, c.1931/2, lch 42) [nó Longfield, p: Carrigallen?]
Nóta
1590
Lawchell
F Leathanach: 5439
<s>1604<s>
<s>*Leawchoill<s>
<s>(p: C-allen)<s>
CPR Leathanach: 32b
1655
Lawhill, Tuamloiesty
DS
1659
Longhill
Cen. Leathanach: 562
1660c
Lawhill; Tuamloisty
BSD Leathanach: 4
1660c
Lowcoille
BSD Leathanach: 15
1685
Lamkill?, Tuamlosty
Hib. Del.
1685
?Loughill
Hib. Del.
1817
Glebe
Larkin (Li)
1836
Glebe
Rec. Name:AL
1836
Glebe
BS:AL
1836
Glebe
Larkin (Li)
1836
Glebe
"…one Danish fort…"
Desc. Rem.:AL

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