Information about Guinan's Park

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Guinan's Park
Irish Form of Name:
Translation:
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Guinan's Park
Guinan's Park
Guinan's Park Andrew Browne, Esq.
Comment:
from a rnan’s name
Description:
A portion of land in the townland Hampstead being part of a Gentleman’s Demesne. It is so called for distinction.
Situation:
Is situated at the South boundary in the townland Hampstead and about 3 chains South of Hampstead House.

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:
Guinan's Park is in Hampstead 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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Guinan's Park
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