Information about Tober Village

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Tober Village
Irish Form of Name:
Tobar
Translation:
a well
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Tobar
Tubber Village
Tober Village
Tubber Inhabitants
Description:
This village consists of about 34 houses, compactly situated at the side of a bye road which leads from the E. side of a main road which passes through the East portion of Knockadonnel townland.
Situation:
Tubber village is situated in the S. W. portion of the townland of Knockadonnel.

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:
Tober Village is in Knockogonnell 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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Tober Village
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