townland
An Seisceann
genitive: an tSeiscinn
(Irish)
Seskin
(English)

Glossary

English swamp, bog

Centrepoint

52.5634, -6.86478latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1233c
Seskin
Duiske Chart. Leathanach: 73
1571
Seskine
F Leathanach: 1746
1604
Siskenrath
CPR Leathanach: 51
1637
Sheskin
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 63 C I
1637
Ceskinrath
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 66 C I
1638
Seskin
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 69 C I
1668
Seskin
ASE Leathanach: 182
1839
Seskin
Book of Lands:AL Leathanach: Ce 48, 13
1839
Seskin
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: Ce 48, 13
1839
Seskin
Joyce, Mr.:AL Leathanach: Ce 48, 13
1839
Seskin
Kavanagh Rent Rolls:AL Leathanach: Ce 48, 13
1839
Seiscinn
OC:AL Leathanach: Ce 48, 13
1839
Seisceann, 'a sedgy marsh'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ce 48, 13
1839
Seskin
Rec. Name:AL Leathanach (AL): Ce 48, 13
1839
Seskin
TAB:AL Leathanach: Ce 48, 13

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