townland
Ros Laí
genitive: Ros Laí
(Irish)
Rosslee
(English)

Glossary

ros
English (wooded) height; wood; promontory

Centrepoint

52.7033, -6.82013 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1549
Roslowe
F Leathanach: 261
1551
Rosloy
F Leathanach: 719
1563
Rosseloy
F Leathanach: 504
1567
Rossluy
F Leathanach: 1116
1571
Rosluy
F Leathanach: 1803
1595
Droslew
Mercator
1601
Roghbee
F Leathanach: 6517
1604
Rossecloie
CPR Leathanach: 53
1614
Rosslie
CPR Leathanach: 266
1631
Rosley al' Rosly
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 27 C I
1631
Rosseley
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 27 C I
1637
Roselay
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 68 C I
1639
Rosslen
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 76 C I
1655
Rushleagh
DS
1659
Rossley
Cen. Leathanach: 355
1660c
Rusleagh
BSD (Ce) Leathanach: 70
1668
Rusleagh
ASE Leathanach: 182
1685
Rushleagh
Hib. Del.
1839
Ros Liath, grey wood
OD:AL Leathanach: Ce 39, 46
1996
rosˈliː
Áit.

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