Place:


Navan  County Meath

 

In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Navan like this:

Navan, market town, township, and par., with ry. sta., mid. co. Meath, at the confluence of rivers Blackwater and Boyne, 16 ½ miles SW. of Drogheda and 31 miles NW. of Dublin - par., 3344 ac., pop. 4179; township, 455 ac., pop. 3873; P.O., T.O., 3 Banks. Market-day, Wednesday. Navan has a woollen factory and several flour mills, and is situated in a fertile district.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Navan, in and County Meath | Map and description, A Vision of Ireland through Time.

URL: https://www.visionofireland.org/place/27171

Date accessed: 29th February 2024


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