townland
Tigh an tSeiscinn
genitive: Thigh an tSeiscinn
(Irish)
Tinteskin
(English)

Glossary

English swamp, bog
teach, steach, stigh, tigh
English house

Centrepoint

52.5171, -6.29226latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1618
Teniteskin (Conway Brady)
CPR Leathanach: 358
1618
Tinteskin (Donnell McDonogh Enteskin O’Murchoe)
CPR Leathanach: 361
1618
Teniteskin (Conway Brady)
CPR Leathanach: 358
1642c
Tenetskine (Shane Sherragh)?
Wexford Rebel List 1641 Leathanach: 37
1654
Tantesgin (Mount Norris)
CS (LG) Imleabhar: IX, Leathanach: 46
1660
Tantesgin (Mount Norris)
BSD (LG)
1836
Tinteskin
Rental Book:WCA Imleabhar: WCA/P47
1840
Tenteskin
Inq. C I:AL
1840
tigh an t-sescenn
OD:AL
1840
Tigh an tseascainn ‘house at or near the sheskin. a moor’
OD:AL
1840
Tinteskin
Co. Cess Ret. 1835:AL (LG)

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