townland
Shannow Lower
(English)

Centrepoint

53.9018, -7.3757 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1610
Shannowss
MEC
1610
Shannowfe near Corglasse
CPR Leathanach: 181a
1657
Shannow
O.S. 6" Co.Cavan - xxxi.
DS
1657
mosse bog
O.S. 6" Co.Cavan - xxxi. (Shannow Lower [part of])
DS
1657
Shannow
DS (P)
1660c.
Sharnow
BSD (Ca) Leathanach: 230
1666
Shannow
ASE Leathanach: 72
1668
Shannowe
ASE Leathanach: 173
1685
Shannow
Hib. Del.
1709
Shanow
Carvaghs Iontráil: 32
1835
Lower Shannagh
BS:AL Leathanach: Ca008,41
1835
Shannow
DS:AL Leathanach: Ca008,41
1835
Shannagh (Lower)
Rec. Name:AL Leathanach: Ca008,41
1835
[Shannow Lower]
"Near the centre of the townland is an old fort generall [sic] called the Priest's Fort." [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Ca008,41

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