Sun . 19 Jan 2019

Oxmantown

oxmantown national school, oxmantown road
Oxmantown or Oxmanstown Irish: Baile Lochlannach, meaning "Scandinavian Homestead" is an area of Dublin, Ireland, situated on the Northside of the city between the River Liffey, the North Circular Road, and Smithfield Market It is located in the Dublin 7 postal district

History

At the time of the Norman invasion into Ireland, the Vikings, Ostmen or Austmenn East-men, as they called themselves were exiled to the north of the River Liffey where they founded the hamlet of Austmanna-tún Homestead of the Eastmen, later corrupted to Oxmantown The Irish language name Baile Lochlannach means "Scandinavian Homestead"

The district remained distinct from Dublin city for many centuries

The heir apparent of the Earl of Rosse is styled Lord Oxmantown

See also

  • List of towns and villages in Ireland

References

  1. ^ Lindqvist, Christer 2015 Norn im keltischen Kontext p 18 ISBN 90-272-6832-0 Retrieved 28 September 2015 

oxmantown cafe, oxmantown dublin, oxmantown hall, oxmantown national school, oxmantown road, oxmantown road dublin, oxmantown road dublin 7, oxmantown school birr


Oxmantown Information about

Oxmantown


  • user icon

    Oxmantown beatiful post thanks!

    29.10.2014


Oxmantown
Oxmantown
Oxmantown viewing the topic.
Oxmantown what, Oxmantown who, Oxmantown explanation

There are excerpts from wikipedia on this article and video

Random Posts

IP address blocking

IP address blocking

IP address blocking prevents connection between a server or website and certain IP addresses or rang...
Gisele Bündchen

Gisele Bündchen

Gisele Caroline Bündchen1 Portuguese pronunciation: ʒiˈzɛli kaɾoˈlini ˈbĩtʃẽj, German pronuncia...
Sheldon, West Midlands

Sheldon, West Midlands

Sheldon is an area of east Birmingham, England Historically part of Warwickshire, it is close to the...
Beverly, Chicago

Beverly, Chicago

Beverly is one of the 77 community areas of Chicago, Illinois It is located on the South Side on the...