Meathas Troim
genitive: Mheathas Troim
validated name
(Irish)
Edgeworthstown
(English)

Centrepoint

53.6997, -7.61083latitude, longitude
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Properties

POThere is or was once a post office here

Archival records

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Historical references

751
...epscop Meathais Truim...
[“Not identified” deir nótaí an eag.
ARÉ Leathanach: i, 352
755
...episcopus methuis tuirm...
“This place has not been identified” deir nótaí an eag.
AU I Leathanach: i, 218
800c
Baetan Methuis Truim
Mart. Tall. Leathanach: 11
1410
The rectory of Russach alias S. Vadani of Mascruym...
Tá Russach san IM. Téann an S. Vadani seo le fianaise Mart. Tall thíos ar ‘Baetan’.
Ann. Ult. Leathanach: 175
1594?
Mustrom (Jeffrey O Ferrall, gent)
Chan. Pl. Leathanach: E 212
1611
the church and town of Macestrine
CPR Leathanach: 214b
1612
Masetrome
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 3 Jac.1
1619
Mastrym
CPR Leathanach: 448a
1620
Mastrym (Walter Nugent, gent.)
CPR Leathanach: 499b
1620
The castle and lands of Mastrim and Bungare
CPR Leathanach: 537a
1629
Mastrim
Caisleán agus eaglais léirithe anseo.
Cotton Map
1630
Buatan, ó Eathais Cruimm
FNÉ Leathanach: 26
1654-56
Mastrim
CS X Leathanach: 46
1654-56
Mastrim [faoi “Intire Parishes”]
CS X Leathanach: 47
1659
Mastrim
Cen. Leathanach: 455
1682
...a very good Countrey Town which hath a Market and two Fairs and is called Edgeworth Town antiently Masterinn...
Dowdall
1685
Mastrim
suíomh eaglasta léirithe
Hib. Del.
c.1700
...severall castles of OFerralle and his septs as...Mostrym now Edgeworthstowne
Robt. Downing, in JACAS I, uimh. 3 Leathanach: 23
1723
Edgeworthstown als. Mastrim
CGn. Leathanach: 39.141.24633
1723
Edgeworthstown als. Mastrim
CGn. Leathanach: 40.168.24818
1744
Laurence Byren of Edgeworthstown vicar of the parish of Masstrym
Hist. Ardagh Leathanach: 390
1744
Hugh Brady sometime of Edgeworthstown sometime assistant in sd. parish
Hist. Ardagh Leathanach: 390
1813
Edgeworthstown
Edgeworth
1836
Edgeworthstown
BS:AL
1836
Contains Edgeworthstown and Edgeworthstown House the residence of Mr. Edgeworth...it also contains the Parish church RC chapel and police station
Desc. Rem.:AL
1908
Meathus Truim, “fertile ridge”
MacGivney Leathanach: 179

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