townland
An Sliabh Meánach
genitive: an tSléibhe Mheánaigh
non-validated name
(Irish)
Slievemaan
(English)

Glossary

English mountain, moor

Centrepoint

52.9505, -6.4961latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1654
Sleivmeannagh
CS X
1654
Slewmeanagh
CS X
1839
Slievemann
BS:AL Leathanach: CM061,16
1839
Slievemann
Scott, Rev. B.:AL Leathanach: CM061,16
1839
Sliabh meádhon, 'middle mountain'
OC/OD:AL Leathanach: CM061,16
1839
Sli meádhon
pl:AL Leathanach: CM061,16
1839
Slievemáán
OD:AL Leathanach: CM061,16
1939
Slievemaan ('Shlee Maan'). 350.
LPN
1944
'Sleamaine' ... It is the name used for the farms along the old road: pronounced 'Sle .maan'. (414)
LPN

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