townland
An Cnocán Rua
genitive: an Chnocáin Rua
(Irish)
Knockanroe
(English)

Glossary

English hillock
rua, ruadh
English red; red place

Centrepoint

54.0638, -7.78437 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
Nóta
"Cf: p: Rossinver, b; Rosclogher; CC An Cnocán Rua TÁ An Cnocán Rua PL An Cnocán Rua Co; ME; TE Gan chárta "
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Cnonán Ruadh = Red little hill. "
Nóta
1817
Knockinroe
Larkin (Li)
1830c
Knockinroe
TAB Leathanach: (61:16/14) innéacs, 4
1836
Knockinroe
BS:AL
1836
Knockinroe
Stacke, Capt.:AL
1836
Knockinroe
Larkin (Li)
1836
Crocán ruadh
'red hillock'
OD:AL
1836
Knockanroe
OD:AL

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