townland
Eachroim
genitive: Eachroma
validated name
(Irish)
Aughrim
(English)

Centrepoint

52.295, -8.82626 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1844 574' ar airde OS 6"
1981 In compounds Droim is usually found with names of animals particularly each ‘horse’ and muc ‘pig’. Études Celt. 18.155
1591
Aghram
F Leathanach: 5535
1613
Aghram
Lodge MSS Leathanach: III 273
1614
Aghram
CPR Leathanach: 270-a
1614
Aghram
CPR Leathanach: 270-b
1655
Aghrum
DS
1660c.
Aghram
BSD Leathanach: 126
1662
Aharam
Sub. Roll Leathanach: 6
1663
Aharam
Sub. Roll Leathanach: 19
1666
Agharrum
ASE Leathanach: 53-b
1667
Agharum
ASE Leathanach: 102-a
1667
Aghram
ASE Leathanach: 89-b
1667
Aghrum
ASE Leathanach: 133-b
1679-9
Aghrum
Orr. Pap. Leathanach: 223
1685
Aghram
CG Leathanach: 37-a
1713
Aghrum
CGn. Imleabhar: 13.41.4819
1740
Agharam
CGn. Imleabhar: 80.110.55103
1779
Agharam
CGn. Imleabhar: 329.554.220520
1811
Aghrim
Bath
1830
Aughrim
TAB Leathanach: 25
1840
Aghrim
Bath:AL
1840
Aughrim
BCR:AL
1840
Aughrim
BS:AL
1840
[It] has a Trig[onometrica]l Station named from itself.
Desc. Rem.:AL
1840
Aghram
DS:AL
1840
each-dhruim
EC:AL
1840
Aughrim
Fitzgib[bon], J.:AL
1840
Aughrim
Hallinan, W.:AL
1840
Aughrim
HCR:AL
1840
Aughrim
McCarthy, A.:AL
1840
horse ridge
OD:AL
1840
Aughrim
Rutling, Mr.:AL
1848
Achram
Luim. Leathanach: I 227
2002
'ɑkrim
Áit. Leathanach: F8, 350

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