townland
Ard an tSeagail
genitive: Ard an tSeagail
(Irish)
Ardateggle
(English)

Glossary

ard
English height; high

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the height of the rye

    Talamh ard é seo (310m–320m). Léirítear 1655 ‘old decayed timber’ anseo ar léarscáil an Down Survey. Maidir le 1685 ‘Dinny head’ Hib. Del. — cf. bf Garrán an Dinigh (#28865) laistiar, b’fhéidir.

Centrepoint

52.8396, -7.05674 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1801
Ardatagle
Stat. Surv. (La) Leathanach: 188
1837
Ardateagle
Top. Dict. Imleabhar: II, Leathanach: 135
1838
Ardateggle
BS:AL Leathanach: La035,2
1838
Ardategle
Griffith Map:AL Leathanach: La035,2
1838
Arditeagle
Title Deeds:AL Leathanach: La035,2
1838
Ardatagle
Rockfort, H.:AL Leathanach: La035,2
1838
Ard a tseagail, 'height or hill of the water'
OD:AL Leathanach: La035,2
1838
Ardateggle
"Compare - taggle?" [Nóta OD]
OD:AL Leathanach: La035,2
2006
ardəˈtegil
Áit.

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