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county

barony

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townland

townland
Ardnagowna
(English)

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53.8488, -8.16349latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1837
Ardnegowen
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: RC027,3
1837
Ardnegowne
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: RC027,3
1837
Ardnagowan
Pop. Rep.:AL Leathanach: RC027,3
1837
Ardnagown
Co. Bk.:AL Leathanach: RC027,3
1837
Ardnagowna
Dunne, Rev. C.:AL Leathanach: RC027,3
1837
Ardnagown
S&V:AL Leathanach: RC027,3
1837
Ardnagown
BS:AL Leathanach: RC027,3
1837
Ardnigouane
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: RC027,3
1837
Ardengouane
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: RC027,3
1837
Ard na ngabhann, 'smiths hill'
OD:AL Leathanach: RC027,3
1837
Ard na ngobhan
pl:AL Leathanach: RC027,3
1837
Ardnagowan
OD:AL Leathanach: RC027,3
1837
[Ardnagowna]
"This townland is all cultivated except some small belts of planting. It contains the ho. & demesne of Smithhill" [Desc. Rem.]; "Tradition says that Goldsmith was born in this townland. 'Sweet Auburn loveliest village of the Plain' (of Moyna[i], I suppose)" [OD Nóta];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: RC027,3

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