townland
An Chathair (Athroinnte)
genitive: na Cathrach (Athroinnte)
non-validated name
(Irish)
Caher (Retrenched)
(English)

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the stone ring-fort

    Níl aon tagairt do lios san Fhardal Seandálaíochta i gceachtar den dá bhaile fearainn seo (www.archaeology.ie). Maidir le Custodia (< in custodia na Laidine) agus Athroinnte/Retrenched, téarmaí riaracháin a bhaineann le sealbhús talún, féach Ó Crualaoich, Logainmneacha na hÉireann IV s.nn. Custodium agus Kilcavan (Retrenched).

Centrepoint

52.962, -7.60821 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

scanned image

Historical references

1838
Caher (Retrenched)
BS:AL Leathanach: La045,25
1838
Caher (Retrenched)
Bar. Cons.:AL Leathanach: La045,25
1838
Cathair, 'a stone fort'
OD:AL Leathanach: La045,25
1838
Caher (Retrenched)
OD:AL Leathanach: La045,25
2004
kahər
Áit.

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