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Townlands and some placenames of Islandmagee

R. S. O Direain

Townlands and some placenames of Islandmagee

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Published by R.S. O Direain .
Written in English


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Statementby R.S. O Direain.
The Physical Object
Pagination20p. ;
Number of Pages20
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Open LibraryOL21267467M

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Islandmagee (from Irish: Oileán MhicAodha meaning "MacAodha's island" – anciently known as Rinn Seimhne or Inis Seimhne) is a peninsula on the east coast of County Antrim, Northern Ireland, located between the towns of Larne and is part of the Larne Borough Council area and is a sparsely populated rural community with a long history since the.

Islandmagee Community Development Association. 1, likes 62 talking about this. Registered with the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland NICFollowers: K. ISLANDMAGEE FC. 1, likes 1 talking about this.

This is the new official ISLANDMAGEE FC Facebook page where we will keep you up to date on everything going on at the clubFollowers: K. Wikipedia also has some information. However, there are no towns on the peninsular. (the other address is a contact email so you can ask them directly for any help!).

Islandmagee is a peninsula on the east coast of County Antrim, on the North peninsula has its root a little north of Carrickfergus, and stretches northward along the coast for seven miles as far as Larne, creating between itself and the mainland of Antrim a sea lough known as Larne sheltered water of this lough forms Larne's capacious natural.

This site is dedicated to the Islandmagee witchcraft case of and accompanies a new book by Dr Andrew Sneddon, Possessed by the Devil: The Real History of the Islandmagee Witches & Ireland's Only Witchcraft Mass Trial (History Press, Ireland, ), pages, priced £ Inin County Antrim, eight women were put on trial accused of orchestrating the demonic.

Get directions, maps, and traffic for Islandmagee. Check flight prices and hotel availability for your visit. The Gobbins Address The Gobbins Visitor Centre 68 Middle Road Islandmagee Larne County Antrim BT40 3SL Northern Ireland Phone number T: () Email [email protected] Web Address Share this page on Facebook Facebook Share this page on Twitter Twitter.

Larne (from Irish: Latharna, the name of a Gaelic territory) is a seaport and industrial market town, as well as a civil parish, on the east coast of County Antrim, Northern Ireland, with a population of 18, people at the Census. The Larne Local Government District had a population of 32, in It has been used as a seaport for over 1, years, and is today a major County: County Antrim.

Islandmagee (do irlandês: Oileán MhicAodha, ilha de MacAodha – antigamente conhecida como Rinn Seimhne ou Inis Seimhne) é uma península na costa leste do condado de Antrim, Irlanda do Norte, localizada entre as cidades de Larne e parte da área do Larne Borough Council e é uma comunidade rural pouco povoada com uma longa história desde o período.

Townlands. We found 4 townlands matching your search of "ballytober". Ballytober, Carncastle Civil Parish, Barony of Glenarm Upper, Co. Antrim; Ballytober, Islandmagee Civil Parish, Barony of Belfast Lower, Co.

Antrim; Ballytober East (Baile Tiobraide), Dunluce Civil Parish, Barony of Dunluce Lower, Co. Antrim; Ballytober West (Baile Tiobraide), Dunluce Civil Parish, Barony of.

‘What about Islandmagee?’ Another version of the rebellion Published in Rebellion, 18th–19th - Century History, Confederate War and Cromwell, Cromwell, Early Modern History (–), Featured-Archive-Post, Features, General, Issue 1(Jan/Feb ), Volume 21 The rebellion has attracted a good deal of attention in recent years thanks to the online.

Portmagee has an area of km² / 4, acres / square miles. Townlands. There are 12 townlands that we know about in. This represents % of all the area in. Coomanaspig A, 3 R, 21 P Doory A, 1 R, 36 P. Buy Possessed By the Devil: The Real History Of The Islandmagee Witches And Ireland's Only Mass Witchcraft Trial by Sneddon, Andrew (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(10). My second time to visit these amazing gardens, this time unfortunately the weather was very wet so we took shelter in the barn and enjoyed Cherrys mums lovely biscuits with a cup of coffee and waited for the rain to stop.5/5(12).

We love Islandmagee. K likes. Landmark & historical place. Facebook is showing information to help you better understand the purpose of a ers: K.

Islandmagee Tourism: Tripadvisor has reviews of Islandmagee Hotels, Attractions, and Restaurants making it your best Islandmagee resource. The Islandmagee witches were tried on 31 March at Co Antrim Assizes in Carrickfergus.

There was no prosecuting or defending lawyers present, and the evidence for the prosecution came from a mixture of local clerical and lay elites, including James Hartridge and his wife. Buy History of Islandmagee by Dixon Donaldson (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Dixon Donaldson. A feature of the south eastern part of the county is the number of districts known as granges. These were either farmsteads or else farms managed by monastic houses under the influence of the Normans.

Monkstown and Gransha, townlands of the parishes of Coole (Carmoney) and Islandmagee respectively, could be regarded as granges of the latter type. A visit to Islandmagee is a trip back to less rushed and stressful times. A peninsula on the East Antrim coast steeped in history with cottages, rolling fields, quiet villages and spectacular coastline, it is a microcosm of the Northern Ireland countryside.

Bring a. I have now had an opportunity to look at some of the sources local to Islandmagee from the information you have provided and I hope what follows makes some sense to you. Just for background, the neighbouring parishes of Islandmagee and Templecorran (Broadisland) are some of the most Scottish in Ulster, being the location of the famous.

This is a short video of my day out at The Gobbins in Islandmagee, near Whitehead, Northern Ireland. My dad and I went on the guided walking tour of the cliff path and, as you can see, got. Parish of Islandmagee.

Date published: 27 April An alphabetical list of townlands in the parish of Islandmagee, which includes division and OS map references. Documents. Parish of Islandmagee PDF ( KB) Help viewing documents.

Share this page. Page feedback *. Hanging from basalt cliffs directly over the Irish Sea, the Gobbins cliff path is an Edwardian labour of love. Designed by the railway engineer Berkeley Deane Wise inthe Gobbins closed in when the depression of the s and lack of materials post-World War II caught up with this one-of-a-kind visitor experience.

This transcription was created by Stuart Kelly and was located on a Fidonet file archive. It was originally loaded at the The French Connection. I think you'll find a number of McCalmont families in Larne & Belfast.

The Irish are very friendly & with luck you may hit the jackpot on the first phone call. You can eliminate my cousins Leslie in Whitehead, Brian in Ballyclare & Roy's family in Islandmagee. I suggest you also contact the L.O.L.

& check their membership lists in Belfast & Larne. Rev Stephen Woods: () () Islandmagee. Antrim. Background (sometimes Islandmagee).

On E Antrim coast, to the north of Whitehead. bar: Belfast Lower The family of Mac Aodha ‘Magee’ who gave name to Island Magee were a prominent Irish earlier Ir.

name for Island Magee was Rinn Seimhne [rin shevna] ‘peninsula of (the district of) Seimhne’ where Seimhne seems to be originally a tribal name which has been transferred. Islandmagee: David Kerr: Master mariner: 2nd Presbyterian: This transcription was created by Stuart Kelly and was located on a Fidonet file archive.

It was originally loaded at the The French Connection. I would like to hear from Stuart should you. Things to Do in Islandmagee, Northern Ireland: See Tripadvisor's 12 traveler reviews and photos of Islandmagee tourist attractions.

Find what to do today, this weekend, or in May. We have reviews of the best places to see in Islandmagee. Visit top-rated & must-see attractions.

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To these can be added the strangling of a suspected witch in Antrim inand the Islandmagee case that Andrew Sneddon has meticulously investigated in this short but fascinating book.

What made it so distinctive is that, unlike the cases above, the Islandmagee case involved the prosecution and conviction of eight women for the crime of. The book from which the list of placenames was created was based on the townlands listed in the Irish census and a man who we all knew as John Broderick a.k.a.

Sean Ruad (R.I.P.) was responsible for having the whole book typed up by helpful individuals over a. We've rounded up the best beaches in Islandmagee in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you.

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Her account is not a history of the famine, but personal eyewitness testimony to the suffering it caused. For that reason, it conveys the reality. Official townlands and towns (placenames) exist throughout Ireland as do the local and unofficial placenames (sometimes called sub-denominational names).

Unofficial placenames all occur with a town or townland and once identified, take you to a place within a townland but many of these unofficial placenames exist in more than one town or townland. Of historic interest nearby to the trail is Ballykeel Church and Graveyard. Situated on the Low Road, Islandmagee, approximately 2 miles north of Whitehead.

This graveyard takes its name from the townland in which it is situated, by the side of the Low Road that runs along the west side of Islandmagee, with good views looking out across Old. Explore this cemetery for graves, information and tombstones for names in Islandmagee Church of Ireland Graveyard in Larne, County Antrim, a Find A Grave on: Low Road, Larne, County Antrim.

St. Ronans Bed & Breakfast is an excellent choice for travelers visiting Larne, offering a family-friendly environment alongside many helpful amenities designed to enhance your stay. While staying at St. Ronans Bed & Breakfast, visitors can check out The Stern ( mi) and Olderfleet Castle ( mi), some of Larne's top attractions.5/5(44).To give you an example of what happens, on a non Scotch Irish line of my mothers, I recently got an email from a very enthusiastic distant cousin, just starting out.

He offered to share his family info and was interested in how my line fit into his. I told him some brief stuff. He claimed his relatives had huge amounts of information.