Dysart, County Roscommon

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an Dísirt
Dysert on the R363
Dysert on the R363
Dysart is located in Ireland
Location in Ireland
Coordinates: 53°27′51″N 8°12′56″W / 53.46417°N 8.21556°W / 53.46417; -8.21556Coordinates: 53°27′51″N 8°12′56″W / 53.46417°N 8.21556°W / 53.46417; -8.21556
Country Ireland
Province Connacht
County County Roscommon
Time zone WET (UTC+0)
 • Summer (DST) IST (WEST) (UTC-1)

Dysart (Irish: an Dísirt meaning "the wilderness") is a village in County Roscommon, Ireland.[1] It lies 20 km (12 mi) from the centre of Athlone, on the R363 regional road.

Located at the crossroads of the R363 and the R357 it was formally known as Thomas Street.

Dysart village consists of the following :-

2 Public Houses (Fallons & Hobans)
1 Roman Catholic Church
A Community Centre
A Roman Catholic Graveyard
A Soccer Pitch (home of Dysart FC)

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  1. ^ Annette Kehnel (1997). Clonmacnois: The Church and Lands of St. Ciarán : Change and Continuity in an Irish Monastic Foundation (6th to 16th Century). LIT Verlag Münster. pp. 303–. ISBN 978-3-8258-3442-5. Retrieved 2013-08-06. "Dysyort appears as Distort in the manuscript and is corrected to Dysort by a second hand. This is Dysart parish in county Roscommon.76 The vicarage of Disert, forming part of the diocese of Elphin is mentioned in the royal taxation list of the ..."