townland
Gleann na bhFuinseog
genitive: Ghleann na bhFuinseog
validated name
(Irish)
Ashfield
(English)

Glossary

English glen
uinse, fuinseog, fuinsinn
English ash-tree

Explanatory note

  • English

    the glen of the ash-trees

Centrepoint

53.3237, -7.57552latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1761
Ashfield
CGn. Imleabhar: 210. 35. 137788
1793
Ashfield
CGn. Imleabhar: 489. 64. 305932
1794
Ashfield o. Glanvishoge
CGn. Imleabhar: 489. 64. 305932
1794
Glanevenshoge o. Ashfield
CGn. Imleabhar: 486. 488. 310258
1796
Ashfield o. Glanvinshoge
CGn. Imleabhar: 740. 308. 504243
1837
Ashfield
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