Loch Breacáin
genitive: Loch Breacáin
non-validated name
(Irish)
Loughbrackan
(English)

Glossary

English lake; inlet

Centrepoint

53.8329, -6.66801latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1379
Loghbrytan, Loghbritan
Patent Roll 2 Richard II INSPEXIMUS of the partition of the lands and tenements that belonged to Theobald Verdon made in 6 Edw. III [1332–3] and sent into the chancery of Edward III by that K.'s order, in these words:… and tenements of the parish of Sydane that William Telyng and his tenants hold there, and of the parish of Loghbrytan that William Teling of Loghbritan and Stephen Cruys, lord of Droumsaury, and his tenants hold there. (Cal. ICR (chancery.tcd.ie))
Cal. ICR
1410
Loghbrakair
Patent Roll 11 Henry IV <br> LICENCE to William Alexaundre, parson of the church of Loghbrakair near Syddane, to cross to the schools of Oxford or Cambridge and to stay there for three years. (Cal. ICR (chancery.tcd.ie))
Cal. ICR
1476
Loghebrakan
James Fleming … Inysh … in the barony of Slane … Loghebrakan Uimh. 481 Lch. 198-9
Dowd. D
1541-42
Loghbrekan
Syddan and the lands of Loghbrekan, Hautheston, Woyceston, Weggeston, Crewagh, Newerath, Jenkynfoteston, Henrifoteston, Moureston, Cadyaneston, and Dromolan, of which they were enfeoffed by William Telyng, except the lands of Cayran and Cloghermore CPCR 85 (Morrin) Powyll (Conveyance whereby Henry Powyll, archdeacon of Kenles, and Richard Portes, vicar of Kilpatricke, conveys to George Felyng, son of Sir William Telyng, knight, the manor of… of which they were eufeoffed by William Telyng, except the lands of Cayran and Cloghermore 3 To hold to the said George and the heirs male of his body, with remainder (to Thomas, son of William, and the heirs male of his body, remainder to David, son of William, remainder to Laurence, son of William, and to Walter, son of John, son of said William, to John, son of Philip Telyng, and finally to the right heirs of William Teyling for ever.) Henry
CPCR
1598
Loghbracan
Slane — Baron of Slane, Pat. Fleming of Gernenstown, Garret F. of Loghbracan, Piers F. of Killarie, Rich. F. of Rath-Reynolds, Edw. F. of Lobenstone, Pat. Barnwall of Gernonstown, Barnwall of Rowthstown, Walt. B. of Calcestown, Rob. B. of Starallan, Newterville of Dowth, Jn. Bath of Cashiel, Ivers of Bingerstown, Stookes of Mitchellstown, Lord Lowth of the Carrick, Rob. Mey of Slane, Geo. Fitzjones of Slane, Jn. Botford of Protfortstone. Descript. Ir. 94
Descr. Ir.
1621
Loghbracken
Presentation of Nathaniel Chapman, clerk, to Loghbracken rectory, Meath Diocese… CPR 496
CPR
1655-7
Loughbrackan [par], Loughbreckin
DS
1667
Loughbratten
4. WILLIAM FOXTELL gent.—Woodstowne (part), 168 a…Loghbratten, 258 a…bar. Slane, co. Meath. Killmore, 441 a…Mullagh, 297 a…Jinckinstowne (part), 2 a… Deece ASE 121
ASE
1836
Loughbracken
BS:AL Leathanach: Mí071,12
1836
Loughbracken
Bar. Cons.:AL Leathanach: Mí071,12
1836
Loughbracken
Cess Coll. Bk. 1835:AL Leathanach: Mí071,12
1836
Loughbracken
Co. Map 1812:AL Leathanach: Mí071,12
1836
Loughbranan
Beaufort Map 1797:AL Leathanach: Mí071,12
1836
Loghbrackan
HCSV:AL Leathanach: Mí071,12
1836
Loghbracken
DS Ref.:AL Leathanach: Mí071,12
1836
Loghbrackan
DS Map:AL Leathanach: Mí071,12
1836
Loch Breacáin, 'Brackan's lake,' 'lacus Brecani'
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí071,12
1836
Loughbrackan
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí071,12
1836
[Loughbrackan]
"…Loughbrackan Fort…"
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Mí071,12

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