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Notes on Ashtown (Baile an Ásaigh), County Dublin

Click here for further tales of Dublin City and County Dublin What’s in a Name?   In the late 12th century, the lands of Ashtown were granted to the Hospital of St John the Baptist by Hugh Tyrrell, first Baron of Castleknock. A veteran crusader, Tyrrell had arrived in Ireland with Strongbow’s Norman army in […]