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BALLINGARRY, a parish, in the barony of LOWER ORMOND, county of TIPPERARY, and province of MUNSTER, from A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland by Samuel Lewis, 1837
... abounds and is used for building. Knockshagowna, or " the Hill of the Fairies;" connected with which are some interesting legends, rises to a considerable ...
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BRAY, a market and post-town, and a parish, in the half-barony of RATHDOWN, county of WICKLOW, and province of LEINSTER, from A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland by Samuel Lewis, 1837
... Old Court, of Major Edwards; Rich View, of Capt. Kettlewell; Fairy Hill, of P. W. Jackson, Esq.; Killarney Cottage ...
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Queen's County Antiquities, from A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland by Samuel Lewis, 1837
... Burros-in-Ossory, is a rude seat of stone, called by the common people the Fairy Chair, which is supposed to have been an ancient judgment-seat of the Brehons ...
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4. Dromore (Tyrone) - Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837) [Topographical Dictionary of Ireland]
DROMORE, a parish, in the barony of OMAGH, county of TYRONE, and province of ULSTER, from A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland by Samuel Lewis, 1837
... principal seats are Lakemount, the residence of J. Hamilton, Esq.; Fairy Hill, of A. Sproule, Esq.; and the Glebe-house, ...
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5. Loughill - Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837) [Topographical Dictionary of Ireland]
LOUGHILL, a parish, in the Shanid division of the barony of LOWER CONNELLO, county of LIMERICK, and province of MUNSTER, from A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland by Samuel Lewis, 1837
... of the Shannon; Rock Lodge, of S. Harding, Esq.; Fairy Lawn, of P. Griffin, Esq.; Woodcliff, of A ...
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TAUGHBOYNE, or ARTAGH, also called TIBOHINE, a parish, in the barony of BOYLE, county of ROSCOMMON, and province of CONNAUGHT, from A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland by Samuel Lewis, 1837
... the river Suck. To the north-east of Lough-Glynn rises the high sandstone hill of Fairy Mount; and two miles west of the village are some turloughs presenting a ...
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7. Kilquane (Clare) - Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837) [Topographical Dictionary of Ireland]
KILQUANE, or ST. PATRICK'S NORTH, a chapelry, in the barony of BUNRATTY, county of CLARE, and province of MUNSTER, from A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland by Samuel Lewis, 1837
... residence of Lord George Quin); Whitehall, of Captain R. Kane; Fairy Hill, of E. Burnard, Esq.; Thomas Island, of ...
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8. CROGHAN, a parish - Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837) [Topographical Dictionary of Ireland]
CROGHAN, a parish, in the barony of LOWER PHILIPSTOWN, KING'S county, and province of LEINSTER, from A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland by Samuel Lewis, 1837
... confines of the county of Westmeath, which is celebrated by Spenser, in his Fairy Queen; it is clothed with verdure, and forms a striking object in ...
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Cork Authors and Artists, from A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland by Samuel Lewis, 1837
... his biographer the Rev. Thomas England; Thomas Crofton Croker , author of "Fairy Legends" and other works illustrative of Irish customs and superstitions; James Roche ...
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WATERFORD ANTIQUITIES, from A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland by Samuel Lewis, 1837
... Gaultier: the most efficacious are that at Monamintra, and that near the "Fairy Bush." The Clonmel spa, on the Waterford side of the Suir ...
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