townland
An Fásach
genitive: an Fhásaigh
(Irish)
Fasagh
(English)

Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

Centrepoint

52.2405, -6.33077latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1409
le ffassah (John Barry)
Forth Bar. Leathanach: 72
1540–1
de Fassagh
Crown Surv. Leathanach: 18
1553
le fassaghe
Forth Bar. Leathanach: 81
1559
le fassaghe
Hore Imleabhar: V, Leathanach: 168
1577
Fassagh
Forth Bar. Leathanach: 89
1606
Lefassaghe
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 4 J I
1606
Lefasaghe (Rich. Stafford, John Issam)
Inq. Lag. Alt: 4
1623
Fass alias Fassagh (John Stafford)
CPR Leathanach: 574b
1624
Fassa
CPR Leathanach: 574
1624
Fassagh
CPR Leathanach: 574
1638
Fassagh (John Stafford)
Inq. Lag. Alt: 132 C I
1654-6
ffasagh
CS (LG) Leathanach: 306
1654-6
ffassagh
CS (LG) Leathanach: 306
1659
Fasagh
Cen. Leathanach: 536
1659
Fasagh
Cen. Leathanach: 536
1660
ffasagh (Nich. Stafford)
BSD (LG) Imleabhar: (CS), Leathanach: 90 (306)
1667
Fassa (Thom. Holme)
ASE Leathanach: 110
1690c
Fussa
Quit Rent (LG) Leathanach: 25f
1840
Fásach, 'a wilderness'
OD:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach (AL): 21
1840
Fasagh
DS Ref.:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach: 21
1840
Fasagh
OD:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach (AL): 21
1840
Fasogh
DS Map:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach: 21
1840
Fassagh
Barry, R.:AL (LG) Cill Ruáin
1840
Fassagh
BS:AL Imleabhar: I, Leathanach: 21
1840
Fassagh
Elrington, C. R., Rev.:AL (LG)
1840
Fassagh
Lloyd, H.:AL (LG) Cill Ruáin
1840
Fassagh
Rowe, W., Rev.:AL (LG) Cill Ruáin

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