townland
An Mhóin Bhán
genitive: na Móna Báine
validated name
(Irish)
Meenwaun
(English)

Glossary

English white; lea-ground, grassy
móin, mónaidh
English bogland

Centrepoint

53.1654, -7.93692 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1792
Feroe, Scravane in Garrycastle
CGn. Imleabhar: 453.293.29045
1805
Scranwaun (Gníomhas).
CGn. Imleabhar: 567.354.381193
1805
Monewawn (Innéacs).
CGn. Imleabhar: 567.Index
1834
Monevawn
CGn. Imleabhar: 19.233.412
1837
Moneyvaun
Armstrong, W.:AL
1837
Meenwan
BS:AL
1837
Moneyvaun
Burdett, Rev. J.:AL
1837
Meenwan
DL
1837
Meenwan
Kenny, Rev. J.:AL
1837
Mín Bhán
OD:AL

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