Information about The hill of Annagh

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
The hill of Annagh
Irish Form of Name:
Eanach
Translation:
[Annagh means] a marsh (or cut out bog)
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
The hill of Annagh
The hill of Annagh English
Description:
The Trigl. Station called Annagh 369 feet above the level of the sea is situated on it.
Situation:
It is situated in the townland of Annagh on the N. East side of the road leading from Ballymacward to Ballinasloe.

Townland Information

What is a townland?:
A townland is one of the smallest land divisions in Ireland. They range in size from a few acres to thousands of acres. Many are Gaelic in origin, but some came into existence after the Norman invasion of 1169
Townland:
The hill of Annagh is in Annagh townland.

Information From Maps

Original OS maps at the Ordnance Survey of Ireland website.
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Below is a link to the Ordnance Survey of Ireland website. It displays the original OS map that was created in the 1840s.
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The hill of Annagh
Information from the National Monuments Service.
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You can use this link to view a map of archaelogical features.
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Archaeological map from the National Monuments Service