Information about Church Park

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Church Park
Irish Form of Name:
Teampall a bhaile or Teampall maol
Translation:
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Church Park
Teampall a bhaile or Teampall maol
Church Park B. S. Sketch Map
Comment:
The seven churches of Clonmacnoise were to be built here. A woman came by night and told them not to build here.
Description:
No. This name is not in list and therefore I cannot insert Proprietor's name.
Situation:
It is situated at the N. E. angle of Monivea village, a small portion which surrounds the Church, bounded North by Glannagloghaun N., West by Glannagloghaun South and East by Monivea Demesne.

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:
Church Park is in Glannagloghaun South 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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Church Park
Information from the National Monuments Service.
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You can use this link to view a map of archaelogical features.
This link brings you to a website wherein you will have to search for your townland.
Archaeological map from the National Monuments Service