civil parish townland
Ráth Brain
genitive: Ráth Brain
(Irish)
Rathbran
(English)

Glossary

ráth, ráith
English ring-fort

Centrepoint

52.9912, -6.71492 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1150
Rathbrainn
54940
Lec.
1160c
tech mBranduib
54940
LL
1160c
ac Ráith Branduib forin tShláne
LL
1160c
Ráithbranduib
LL 301b
LL
1185
Rathbranaib
Charter of Baltinglas
1540
Rathbran
Ir. Mon. Poss. Iontráil: 125
1540
Rathbrenne
Ir. Mon. Poss. Leathanach: 131
1540
Rathbran
Ir. Mon. Poss.
1541
Rathbrene
F Alt: 211
1551
Rathbrande, Rabran
F Alt: 775
1569
Rathbrand, Milleston by Rabran
F
1581
Rathbrene
F
1587
parcel of Rathbran
F
1604
Rabran
CPR Leathanach: 50
1605
Rabran
CPR Leathanach: 88
1612
Rathbran, Rathbrann
CPR Leathanach: 229
1617
Rathbran
CPR Leathanach: 342
1617
Rathbran
CPR Leathanach: 578
1624
Rathbran
CPR Leathanach: 576
1630
Rathbran
CPCR
1638
Rathbrann
Inq. Lag. Alt: 23 C I
1641
Rathbran
Dep. 1641
1641
Rathbran
(fol.22r) 1
Dep. 1641
1642
Rath=Brann
Dep. 1641
1642
Rathbran
Dep. 1641
1642
Rathbrann, Rabran
Dep. 1641
1660c
Rathbran
BSD (CM) Leathanach: 147
1668
Rathbrane
HMR (CM) Leathanach: 171
1711
Rathbran
CGn.
1760
Rathbran
Nevill 1760
1801
the lands of Rathbran ors. Cholmondelyo Farm
CGn.
1804
Rathbrand
Dublin Wills (B)
1805
Rathbran
CGn.
1839
Rathbran
De Renzi:AL Leathanach: CM073,19
1839
Rathbran
Scott, Rev. B.:AL Leathanach: CM073,19
1839
Rathbran / Rathbrann
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: CM073,19
1839
Rath Bran, 'Bran's fort'
OC/OD:AL Leathanach: CM073,19
1839
Rathbran
BS:AL Leathanach: CM073,19
1839
Rathbran
Nevill Wicklow:AL Leathanach: CM073,19
1839
Rathbran
CM:AL Leathanach: CM073,19
1839
Rathbran
OC:AL Leathanach: CM073,19
1839
Rathbran
Taylor, Rev.:AL Leathanach: CM073,19
1839
Rathbran
Cess Schedule:AL Leathanach: CM073,19
1839
Rathbran
Reg. Voters:AL Leathanach: CM073,19

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