Information about Dunammon

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Irish Form of Name:
Dún Iomghuin
Imgan's fort
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Dún Iomghuin
Dunamon Beauforts Map
Dunammon Boundary Surveyor's Sketch
Dunamon Mr. Caulfields Maps
Dunammon O. Name Book[Unable to read.]
Dunamon Revd. Geo. Knox (Vicar)
Dunamon Revd. J. O'Brien, P.P.
Dunamon Statistical Survey
Dunamon Vicarage - Impropriate Statistical Survey.Union of Donamon, [Unable to read.] of the [Unable to read.] of Donamon, Ballinakill, Kilewan, situated in the Diocese of Elphin and Archdiocese of Tuam.Dunamon Vicarage:- Revd. Geo. Knox, Vicar of Donamon. (Beauforts Map).
Dunammon Parish is bounded on the N. by the parish of Dunammon, Barony of Ballymoe, County Roscommon. On the E. and S. E. by the parish of Fuerty, Barony of Athlone, Co. Roscommon. On the W. & South by the parish of Kilbegnet. On the W. and N. by the parish of Ballynakill, Barony Ballymoe, Co. Galway.
Information from the Ordnance Survey Letters:
The Ordnance Survey Letters are letters between John O'Donovan and his supervisor, Thomas Larcom, regarding the work of compiling the Field Books. These letters provide further discussion on many of the places listed in the Field Books.
References to this place can be found in the following letter.
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