townland
Ráth Eanaigh
genitive: Ráth Eanaigh
validated name
(Irish)
Rathenny
(English)

Glossary

English marsh
ráth, ráith
English ring-fort

Explanatory note

Centrepoint

52.8995, -8.01953latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1620
Rahane
CPR Leathanach: 467
1645
Raith-eanaigh
ASH Leathanach: 591 XIII
1654
Rathenny; Ratheny
CS X Leathanach: 31; 32, 33:
1655
Ratheny
DS (P)
1659
Raheeney
Cen. Leathanach: 441
1660c
Ratheny
BSD (UF) Leathanach: 47
1666
Ratheny
ASE Leathanach: 71
1667
Rathrony (part)
ASE Leathanach: 116
1685
Rathenry
Hib. Del.
1712
Ratheny
CGn. Imleabhar: 9.131.3370
1837
Rathanny
BS:AL
1837
Ratheny
Co. Bk.:AL
1837
Rathenny
Co. Treas.:AL
1837
Ratheeny (a little fort)
Garvey, Mr.:AL
1837
Rath Enna
OD:AL
1837
Rathanny
S&V:AL

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