townland
An Gleann
genitive: an Ghleanna
(Irish)
Glen
(English)

Glossary

English glen

Centrepoint

54.2474, -8.5687latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
Nóta
Nóta
1812
Glinlodge
CGn. Leathanach: 650.27.444640
1836
An t-ált dubh, 'black glen'
OD:AL Leathanach: Sl026,12
1836
[Glen]
"This Glen is a remarkable dyke with perpendicular sides, in some part 100 feet in height" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Sl026,12
1836
Glen
BS:AL Leathanach: Sl026,12
1836
Glen
BM:AL Leathanach: Sl026,12
1836
The Glin
Dodwell Map 1658:AL Leathanach: Sl026,12
1836
The Glen
Local:AL Leathanach: Sl026,12
1836
Glen
Walsh:AL Leathanach: Sl026,12
1836
Glen
OD:AL Leathanach: Sl026,12
1836
Glen
BS:AL Leathanach: Sl026,12
1836
Glen
BM:AL
1836
This Glen is a remarkable dyke with perpendicular sides, in some part 100 feet in height
Desc. Rem.:AL
1836
The Glin
Dodwell Map 1658:AL
1836
The Glen
Local:AL
1836
Glen
OD:AL
1836
An t-ált dubh “black glen”
OD:AL
1836
The Glen
Walsh:AL
1938
An t-Alt Dubh
Elphin PN Leathanach: 48

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