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Ordnance Survey letters Meath

John O"Donovan

Ordnance Survey letters Meath

letters containing information relative to the antiquities of the County of Meath collected during the progress of the Ordnance Survey in 1836

by John O"Donovan

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Published by Four Masters Press in Dublin .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Meath (Ireland)
    • Subjects:
    • Ordnance Survey of Ireland -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Meath (Ireland) -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statement[John O"Donovan, Thomas O"Connor, and Patrick O"Keeffe] ; edited with an introduction by Michael Herity.
      ContributionsO"Connor, Thomas, b. 1812., O"Keeffe, P. (Patrick), Herity, Michael., Ordnance Survey (Ireland)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA990.M43 O36 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxx, 146 p. :
      Number of Pages146
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3997030M
      ISBN 101903538033, 1903538041
      LC Control Number2001339550
      OCLC/WorldCa46508822

      Fursaeus, compared together, sufficiently shew that, but his festival according to domestic hagiologists everywhere, is observed on 12 the seventh of the Ides of February. Parishes of County Down 1: South Down -- v. The part of the castle which remains shews it to have been small but well built. Local residents 'meresmen' were then employed to conduct the OS officers along the boundary.

      Field workers were brought in Ordnance Survey letters Meath book assist him, because of the impossibility of visiting all parts of Ireland. Furseus on the 26th of February, where he says: S. Ecclesiastics by nation Irishmen whom St. The man of the house at last came up and secured the window by fixing a heavy form against it. Londonderry 14, Faughanvale -- v. Cormac Martin, a very old man of eighty seven years, a farmer, living in the townland of Curraghroodle, at the foot of Bruidhean da choga, told me with great confidence that the stream divides the ancient patrimonies of three ancient families of Westmeath, namely the country of Dillon of Cuircneach from those of Mac Amhalghadha of Calraighe and O Braoin of Breaghmhaine.

      Fursaeus, and whose relicks he brought with him into Britain; of whose also other apparition made to Colman the Monk mention is made in the life of S. In Ordnance Survey letters Meath book townland of Annaghkeen adjoining Loch oirb in this parish is a small grave yard called Cill-Cronaini. The wind continued unabated. The orthography section of the Names Books provides the various spellings for each townland or place and the authority section gives the source from which these variations were derived. The Library holds this series for all of Ireland. It originally gave the name of Breen to a ballybetagh, but in latter times it has been divided into the following divisions, which are now considered townlands: Breenmore Upper, Breenmore Lower, Breenbeg Upper, Breenbeg Lower.


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Ordnance Survey letters Meath by John O"Donovan Download PDF Ebook

He considered that spelling should be related to pronounciation: he preferred Tir to Tyr. Individual observations are made on large houses, churches and geographical features of note all of Ordnance Survey letters Meath book provide a valuable description of every townland in Ireland in the s.

Deirdre Flanagan's assertion that the form 'Dunshaughlin' as a corrupt form of Domhnach Seachnaill dates from the seventeenth century is incorrect if we are to accept the existence of the form 'Donshaughlin' in the Privy Council records in the Ordnance Survey letters Meath book century.

There is no doubt about this, and no one will ever now question it. II July — December ; Vol. The following ruins of castles are still to be seen in this territory of Calraighe, and if, according to tradition, they all belonged to Magawley, he must have been a chief of no small power: 1.

Egregius verbi Dei preco Cap. O'Donovan had many complaints about the inaccuracy of the name-books which had been prepared and began the task of checking the names. Duffy, and whose husband took care of the Ordnance Survey letters Meath book and the island, at once showed us a small church of the primitive age, but with its lancet windows very much injured.

However he advised that the barony constable's list should be compared with the local pronounciation before reaching a decision on the exact spelling of names. The following are the chief remarkable places of Ballyloughloe: 1. Volumes of Letters comprising the correspondence between the field researchers and the Ordnance Survey office were also published and provide further details of interest concerning the history of places countrywide.

A topographical department was established which had the task of extracting a vast number of place-names from the Inquisitions, the Down Survey, the Books of Survey and Distribution, and other Irish historical documents and to enter them in Name-Books alongside the modern authorities.

But Ware writes that it was erected so late as the year by the Lord Granard. The Library holds this series for all of Ireland. Near the Protestant church are the ruins of a small chapel, said to have been built by the Magawleys, chiefs of Calree.

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