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Chevy Chase, Ireland

May 20, 2010

We’ve been tweeting unusual townland names as we encounter them around Ireland in the course of assessing projects, and for today we present the unusually named Chevy Chase, Co. Offaly, located to the northeast of Portalington.

Here’s the historic map with Chevy Chase House depicted in the top left…

OS Licence no. EN0020009

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  1. May 20, 2010 1:45 pm

    Any connection to the Earls of Northumberland around there?
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ballad_of_Chevy_Chase

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