townland
An Liagán
genitive: an Liagáin
validated name
(Irish)
Leagane
(English)

Glossary

lia, liag
English stone, pillar-stone

Centrepoint

52.823, -8.40499 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

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Nóta
1654
Legane
CS II Leathanach: 163
1654
Ligane
CS II Leathanach: 163
1654
Lygane
CS II Leathanach: 159, 165
1657
Ligane
DS
c.1660
Legane
BSD (TÁ) Leathanach: 200
c.1660
Ligane
BSD (TÁ) Leathanach: 200
1665-1666
Leegane
HMR (TÁ) Leathanach: 42
1666
Legane
ASE Leathanach: 77:3
1685
Ligan
Hib. Del.
1754
Ligane
Vis. Bk. Leathanach: XXXIII.59
1840
Leegawn
BS:AL
1840
liagán
Glanta:AL
1840
Liagán, `a pillar stone'
OD:AL
1989
le:ˈgɑ:n
Áit.
1989
li:ˈgɑ:n
Áit.

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