townland
Mullán na Sceach
genitive: Mhullán na Sceach
(Irish)
Mullannaskeagh
(English)

Glossary

sceach, sceich
English hawthorn, thorn-bush
English hillock; green field

Explanatory note

  • English

    the green field of the hawthorns

Centrepoint

52.5524, -6.87768latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1839
Mullanaskagh
Book of Lands:AL Leathanach: Ce 48, 20
1839
Mullenaskough
Kavanagh Rent Rolls:AL Leathanach: Ce 48, 20
1839
Mullan na sgeach, 'field of the briars; mullán has a peculiar meaning here'
OC:AL Leathanach: Ce 48, 20
1839
Mullan no muillion na sceach
OC:AL Leathanach: Ce 48, 20
1839
Mullanaskeagh
Rec. Name:AL Leathanach (AL): Ce 48, 20
1839
Mullawnskough
TAB:AL Leathanach: Ce 48, 20
1839
Mullanaskeagh
Tool, Mr.:AL Leathanach: Ce 48, 20
1996
mulɑːnəˈʃk′ax
Áit.

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