townland
Ráth an Dúin Uachtarach
genitive: Ráth an Dúin Uachtarach
(Irish)
Rathdown Upper
(English)

Centrepoint

53.1707, -6.07861latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1190
Radoon
Alen's Reg.
1272-1307
Rathdowne
Alen's Reg.
1312
Radon
CPL
1381
Rathdoun
RPat. Cl.
1394
Rathdoū
RPat. Cl.
1515
rathlowne
Cal. Carew
1530
Radowne
Alen's Reg.
1538
Rathdowne
F Alt: 67
1549
Rathedowne
F Alt: 268
1566
Rathdowne
F
1575c
Ráth an Dúin
LBran.
1578
Rathdown, Rathdowne
F
1599c
Raiden
Boazio Map
1611
Rathdown
Cal. Carew
1619
Rathdowne
CPR Leathanach: 464
1620
Rathdowne
Inq. Lag.
1623
Rathdown
Dublin Wills
1625
Rathdown
CPR Leathanach: 575
1655-7
Rathdowne
DS
1666
Rathdown
ASE
1668
Rathdowne
HMR (CM)
1672
Rathdown
Dublin Wills
1685c
Rathdown
Hib. Del.
1700c
Rathdowne
de Witt
1703
Rathdowne
Forf. Est.
1723
Rathdowne
Dublin Wills
1760
Rath-down
Nevill 1760
1775
Rathdoun
T&S
1809
Rathdown
Scale's Atlas
1821
Rathdown
Duncan
1830
Upper Rathdowns
TAB
1838
Rathdowne
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: CM027,16
1838
Rathdown
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: CM027,16
1838
Rathdown
Nevill Wicklow:AL Leathanach: CM027,16
1838
Rathdown
Allen Nevill Map:AL (CM) Leathanach: CM027,16
1838
Rathdown
CM:AL Leathanach: CM027,16
1838
Rathdown
Bar. Cons.:AL Leathanach: CM027,16
1838
Rath Dúna, 'fort of the dun (a redundant name)'
OD:AL Leathanach: CM027,16
1838
Rathdowne
DS:AL Leathanach: CM027,16
1838
Rathdown
pl:AL Leathanach: CM027,16
1838
Rathdown Upper (Townland)
Rec. Name:AL Leathanach: CM027,16
1838
Rathdowne
Co. Schedule:AL Leathanach: CM027,16

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