townland
Achadh na Seangán
genitive: Achadh na Seangán
non-validated name
(Irish)
Aghnashingan
(English)

Glossary

achadh, -ach
English field

Explanatory note

Centrepoint

53.6439, -7.82161 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1620
Aghaneshannagh?
CPR Leathanach: 467a
1629
Aghnahowne
cuid de BF Ballyknock
Cotton Map
1636
Aghenehowne
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 17 Car.1
1668
Aghnashangan alias Aghanshangan alias Aghanasheangan
ASE Leathanach: 165
1813
Aughnashinan
Edgeworth
1836
Aughnashingaun
BS:AL Imleabhar: C118, Leathanach: 3
1836
Aughnashingaun
Rev. G. Britton:AL
1836
Aughnashinan
Edgeworth Map:AL
1836
Aughnashangan
J Robison T.?P.:AL
1836
Acha na Siongán, 'field of the pismires'
OD:AL
2008
ɑknəˈʃinəgan
gan áitritheoirí
Áit.

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