townland
An Ghráinseach Nua
genitive: na Gráinsí Nua
non-validated name
(Irish)
Newgrange
(English)

Glossary

gráinseach, gráinsigh
English grange, monastic farm
English new

Centrepoint

53.694, -6.47891latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1540-1
Newgrange
(Henry Walsshe, Nicholas Kyrke, Thomas Marke)
Ir. Mon. Poss.
1541
Newgrange
Lease to Laurence Townley, of Dublin, gent. ; of the site of the abbey of the B.V.M., of Mellifunt, county Louth … Oldbrige, Shepehouse, Rathmolane, Stalinge, Donore, Doo, Glashalyn, Grangeithe, Crewodd, Balranny, Kardoragh, Ranyskyn alias Monknewton, Newgrange, Ballyfadoke, Knoythe, Kelliston, Cracamothan, Rosynry, Gilton, Dromynhaull, Radronoghe, Cullyn, and Starenaghe, and a fishery of the Boyne, with the weirs of Stalinge, Brows, Monckenwerr, and Oldbrigge, county Meath. FHen. 254
F
1566
Newgraunge
Edward Moore of Mellefont … <br> the lands, customs and tithesof Oldbridge,a salmon weir on the Boyne … customs and tithes of Shepehowse, Ramollan …Stalinge … Doo, Glassehallyn, Graungegithe, Crewood, Ballranny, Kardraghe, Ranysken alias Monckenewton, Newgraunge, with Browusweir and the fishing of the Boyne there and Borowismill, Ballyfadock, Knoyth, Kellyston, Cracomothan, Rossynry,with Mooncketon salmon weir, a deep pool, ; and a mill on the Boyne, Gylton, Dromenhalle, Radrenaghe, Cullyn, and Starenaghe, county Meath, F 889
F
1601-2
Newgraunge (Edw. Haule, of ...)
Pardon to Gerald Moore, of Mellefont, co. Louth, knt, Edw. Haule, of Newgraunge, co. Meath… Hugh O Relye, of Kyrrywood, co. Meath…Tho. Fleminge, of Maudnestown, co. Meath. F 6591
F
1630
NewGrange (Edw. [Hall])
Edwd. [Hall], NewGrange, co. Meath. <br> Prerogrative Wills 210
Prerogative Wills
1654
Newgrange (Thomas Hall)
Thomas Hall of Newgrange Protestant. <br> Lch.345.
CS V
1789
Newgrange (Richd [Berrill])
1806 James [Berrill], Newgrange, co. Meath farmer. <br> 1789. Richd. [Berrill], Newgrange, co. Meath. <br> Prerogrative Wills 33
Prerogative Wills
1836
Newgrange
BS:AL Leathanach: Mí075,16
1836
Newgrange
Archdall:AL Leathanach: Mí075,16
1836
Newgrange
O'Brien, Rev. J.:AL Leathanach: Mí075,16
1836
New Grange
Bar. Cons.:AL Leathanach: Mí075,16
1836
New Grange
HCSV:AL Leathanach: Mí075,16
1836
Newgrange
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: Mí075,16
1836
Grainseach nuadh
pl:AL Leathanach: Mí075,16
1836
Newgrange
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí075,16
1836
Grainseach nuadh
OC:AL Leathanach: Mí075,16
1836
new Grange
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí075,16

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