townland
Lios Robhartaigh
genitive: Lios Robhartaigh
non-validated name
(Irish)
Lisroughty
(English)

Glossary

English ring-fort, enclosure

Explanatory note

  • English

    the ring-fort of Robhartach

Centrepoint

54.0802, -7.74817 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

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"Pinkman: Lios-Ruachta – Fort of the rout or defeat. "
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"Arch.Inventory: Rath. In a valley beside a stream running S-N (112). "
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"Cf. Lios Robhartaigh Mu "
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1611
Lisroerty
CPR Leathanach: 212a
1655c
Lisroarfe
DS
1660c
Lisroartye
BSD (Ca) Leathanach: 173
1666
Lisroarty
ASE Leathanach: 65
1790
Lissrorty
Carvaghs Leathanach: 27
1817
Loughtamolakan
Larkin (Li)
1834?
Lisroughty or Newtown
TAB Leathanach: (60:16/9) 35
1836
Lios Ruachtaigh, Roghty’s…
Nóta
1836
Lisroghty
Nóta
1836
Ascertain the established spelling of Glenroughty in Kerry?by a trip to Derrynane
OD:AL
1836
L.
CM:AL
1836
Lissrorty
Names in Co. list 1790 [=Carvaghs] not identified AL (p. Templeport, Ca): liosta san AL
AL
1836
L.
BM:AL

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