townland
An Ros Beag
genitive: an Rois Bhig
(Irish)
Ross Beg Glebe
(English)

Glossary

beag, big
English small
English (wooded) height; wood; promontory

Centrepoint

54.1593, -8.05223latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
"Arch. Inventory: Sweathouse. At the base of a N-facing slope and beside an N-S causeway across marshland (226). "
Nóta
1817
Rossbeg
Larkin
1834?
Rossbeg Glebe
TAB Leathanach: Innéacs, 73 (60:16/8)
1836
Rossbeg Glebe
BS:AL
1836
Rossbeg
Larkin (Li)
1836
Rossbegg
S&V:AL
1836
Rossbeg
O'Donovan, I.:AL
1836
Rosbeg, Rossbeg
Peace, Clerk of:AL
1836
Rosbegge
DS:AL
1836
Ros beag
'little point'
OD:AL

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