townland
Ros na Rí
genitive: Ros na Rí
non-validated name
(Irish)
Rossnaree
(English)

Glossary

English (wooded) height; wood; promontory

Centrepoint

53.6903, -6.5036latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1540-1
Rosinre
(Nich. Ball)
Ir. Mon. Poss.
1541
Rosynry
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
Rossynry
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
1740
Rossnaree (Edw. Berrill)
Berrill, Edward, Rossnaree, co Meath, farmer <br> Prerogrative Wills 33
Prerogative Wills
1836
Ros na Ríogh, 'wood of the Kings'
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí012,38
1836
Ros na rígh
pl:AL Leathanach: Mí012,38
1836
Rossnaree
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí012,38
1836
Ros na righ
"'Áth fod' at Ros-na-ree." "Q? fuadh." [Nóta OD]
OC:AL Leathanach: Mí012,38
1836
Rossenra
BS:AL Leathanach: Mí012,38
1836
Rossenra
HCSV:AL Leathanach: Mí012,38
1836
Rossnaree
Proprietor (Johnston):AL Leathanach: Mí012,38
1836
Rosnaree
CM:AL Leathanach: Mí012,38
1836
Rossenra
GJRates (Old Docket): AL Leathanach: Mí012,38

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