townland
An Leacán
genitive: an Leacáin
(Irish)
Lackaun
(English)

Centrepoint

53.7527, -9.47271latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1585
(?)lackane, Shearon mc Gibbon of
CBC Leathanach: 99
1617
Leckin... Lackan
CPR Leathanach: 334a
1617
Leckan
Inq.(ME) Leathanach: II.269
1617
Dromgouloyne ½ qr... Leckan ½ qr
Inq.(ME) Leathanach: II.269 / See Lands Inq. (Knox)
1635
Lackane, Drumgowly and Lagg in the qr of
Straff. Inq. ME Leathanach: §28
1661
Lackanemore als Lackane ½ qr
BSD (ME) Leathanach: 101
1698
Drumgoulen als lagg ½ qr
Browne's RR Leathanach: 1698
1699
Dromgoulin als Lagg ½ qr
Browne's RR Leathanach: 1699
1708c
Drumgowla al[s] Lagg
Browne’s Lands Leathanach: I
1708c
Dringoulen
Browne’s Lands Leathanach: II
1710c
Drumgowlin ½ qr
CRL Leathanach: 2A.3.16, 77
1710c
Lakenenemore als Lack ½ qr
CRL Leathanach: 2A.3.16, 83
1745c
Leckane
CGn. Imleabhar: 143.47.95485
1792
Drumgowlin
QRL Leathanach: 2A.6.74, 330
1792
Lakenenemore
QRL Leathanach: 2A.6.73, 347
1812
Luckane
Bald Bog Map
1823c
Lackane, Lackane Begg
Mount Brown Est. Map
1830
Luckane
Bald Uimhir: 18
1833
Leckane
Knox Hist. Tuam Leathanach: 188
1838
Leckaun
BS:AL Leathanach: ME009,40
1838
Luckane
Vestry Cess 1833:AL Leathanach: ME009,40
1838
Leckane
TAB:AL Leathanach: ME009,40
1838
Lecaun (Flags)
Giblin, P.:AL Leathanach: ME009,40
1838
Lackan or Lackanmore
S&V:AL Leathanach: ME009,40
1838
Lackenemore alias Lack
Excise QRL:AL Leathanach: ME009,40
1838
Lukane
CM:AL Leathanach: ME009,40
1838
Leckaun
["Rent Office, Westport"];
Rent Office:AL (ME) Leathanach: ME009,40
1838
Lackane
Strafford:AL Leathanach: ME009,40
1838
Leacán, 'hillside'
OD:AL Leathanach: ME009,40
1838
Leckan
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: ME009,40
1838
Leckaun
OD:AL Leathanach: ME009,40
1838
Leacán
pl:AL Leathanach: ME009,40
1838
Lackaun
OD (corr.):AL Leathanach: ME009,40

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