An Goirtín Thiar
genitive: an Ghoirtín Thiar
validated name (What is this?)
Gorteen West

Other names

Goirtín Carracháin
genitive: Ghoirtín Carracháin
historical name (What is this?)


English little field

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the small field
    Ní léir seanainm na háite seo ina iomláine (cf. 1657 'Gurteen carraghane', Down Survey; 1669 'Gurteenecarraghan', Acts of Settlement and Explanation, etc.) -- Goirtín Carracháin ?

  • English

    the small field
    The full version of the former name (cf. 1657 'Gurteen carraghane', Down Survey; 1669 'Gurteenecarraghan', Acts of Settlement and Explanation, etc.) is unclear -- Goirtín Carracháin ?


52.463, -8.92391latitude, longitude
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