Information about Glebe South of Teena

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Glebe South of Teena
Irish Form of Name:
Gort a Lisín
fort-field or field of the little fort
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Gort a Lisín
Glebe South of Tynagh Alphabet list of townland names in the county Galway
Glebe South of Teena B.S. Sketch
Gurthalisheen Glebe Church Warden Book
Glebe South of Tynagh Edward Kelly Esq.
Glebe South of Tynagh Lord Riverstown
Gurthalisheen Mr. Lynch
Gurthalisheen Revd. Ml. Robinson
Gurthalisheen The Inhabitants, Mr. O'Rourke
A very small Glebe. All under cultivation. It is about 2 1/2 chains N. E. of a Police Station.
In the North end of the parish of Teena, Barony of Leitrim, about 12 chains S.E. of Teena village.

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
Glebe South of Teena is in Tynagh townland.

Information From Maps

Original OS maps at the Ordnance Survey of Ireland website.
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Glebe South of Teena
Information from the National Monuments Service.
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Archaeological map from the National Monuments Service