townland
Corrdhoire
genitive: Chorrdhoire
non-validated name
(Irish)
Corderry
(English)

Explanatory note

  • English

    noticeable, pointed (oak-)wood

Centrepoint

54.2003, -8.20278 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

ˌkorˈdɛriː
x2
Áit.
Nóta
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Cor-dhoire = Round hill of the oak wood. This name occurs four times in the county. The Annals of Connaught mention Bealach-Corr-Doire, the pass of Corderry, in Muintir Cearbhalláin. McRannall, Chief of Muintir Eolais was saling there (Con 76A). Muintir Cearbhalláin (or Carolan) was the name of a tribe, and a district, in the barony of Leitrim. "
Nóta
n/a
"A RECONSIDERATION OF SOME PLACE-NAMES FROM THE ANNALS OF CONNACHT Diarmuid Ó Murchadha Ainm Iml. VI 1994-5 Bealach Chorrdhoire 1524. a mBealach Corrdoire a Muintir Cerballain le clainn h. Maoíl Mhíadhaig. (‘At Corderry, pars. Inismagrath and Killarga, bar. Drumahaire, Co. Leitrim.’) The O Mulveys of Muintear Chearbhalláin shared the S. part of Muintear Eolais with Meig Raghnaill; they were not in bar. Drumahaire. B.C. may have been in tl. Corderry (Peyton), par. Kiltubbrid, bar./Co. Leitrim, where the road from Drumsna to Keshcarrigan passes between two hills. "
Nóta
1655
Corgerry
DS
1659
Corgery
Cen. Leathanach: 566
1660c
Corgery
BSD Leathanach: 61
1668
Corgerry
ASE Leathanach: 161:34:00
1685
Corgery
Hib. Del.
1738
Corderry
CGn. Imleabhar: 90.282.64314
1817
Curderry
Larkin
1835
Cordery
TAB Leathanach: 10, 60 (60:16/7)
1836
Curderry
Rec. Name:AL
1836
Corderry
BS:AL
1836
Curderry
Larkin (Li)
1836
Corderry
Peace, Clerk of:AL
1836
Cor a doirre
Orme, M.:AL
1836
Curderry
Buck, H.:AL
1836
Cordorry
S&V:AL
1836
Corderry
Cullen, D.:AL
1836
Cor dhoire
pl:AL
1836
Cor dhoire
'round hill of the oak wood or odd oak wood'
OD:AL
1836
Corderry
OD:AL

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