townland
Knockstown
(English)

Centrepoint

53.4675, -6.67455latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1614
Knockton [Kilkarty and]
Pat. Roll. J. I:AL Leathanach: 272
1655-9
Edanstowne or Knockstowne
Top. Index Leathanach: 210
1659
Edenstowne
Hib. Del.
1666c
Edanstowne als. Knockstowne
BSD (Mí)
1669
Edanstowne als. Knockstowne
James, Duke of York… Clonlyon and Edanstowne als. Knockstowne, Meath. 77 a…in Butlerstowne and Warrenstowne, 86 a…in Agherpallice, 52 a…in Great Jennettstowne, 138 a…in Butlerstowne, 84 a…bar. Deece, …Cabbragh, 211 a…Tarragh, 142 a…Trevitt, 290 a… Brick, 65 a—more of the same, 17 a…in ye N. E. part of Broadstowne ats Proudstowne, 127 a…[bar. Of Screen] ASE 189
ASE
1669
Knocke
21. Col. RICHARD TURNER. — Part of Galtrym, 13 a….rath of Kilmore, 170 a…Cookestowne alias Clearkestowne, 69 a… part of Clonelyan and Knocke, 60 a… part of the same, 238 a…part of Monalvey next Sir Thomas Wharton’s, 95 a…out of the N.E. part of Monalvey next Aldn. Teigh’s part, 71 a…part of Gallow, 166 a…part of Gallow, 160 a…part of Galtrym, 333 a…bar. Deece ASE 211
ASE
1672c
Edenstowne
Top. Index Leathanach: 210
1836
Knockstown
BS:AL Leathanach: Mí065,24
1836
Adamstown or Knockstown
Cess Applot.:AL Leathanach: Mí065,24
1836
Knockstown
Land Surveyor (Connor):AL Leathanach: Mí065,24
1836
Adamstown alias Knockstown
HCSV:AL Leathanach: Mí065,24
1836
Edanstowne alias Knockstowne
DS:AL Leathanach: Mí065,24
1836
Adamston
Inq. Eliz. I:AL Leathanach: Mí065,24
1836
Adamston
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: Mí065,24
1836
Addamston
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: Mí065,24
1836
Adamstowne
Inq. G. & M.:AL Leathanach: Mí065,24
1836
Baile an chnuic, 'town of the hill'
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí065,24
1836
Knockstown
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí065,24
1978
Baile an Chnoic
Fitzsimons Leathanach: 62
2011
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