townland
Camach
genitive: Chamaí
(Irish)
Cam
(English)

Centrepoint

53.6888, -7.56054 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1612
Cammane
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 3 Jac.1
1620
Camagh
CPR Leathanach: 468a
1629
Camagh
Cotton Map
1659
Camma
Cen. Leathanach: 455
c.1660
Camma
BSD Leathanach: 154
1663
Cammagh
Nugent Papers Leathanach: 151
1679
Camma
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 1 Car.II
1685
Camma
Hib. Del.
1813
Cam
Edgeworth
1836
Cam
BS:AL
1836
Cam, “Crooked”
Quinn, E.:AL
1836
Camma
DS:AL
1836
...consists of three large portions of bog...the remainder is well cultivated...the North East end of it is known by Killachur
Desc. Rem.:AL
1836
Cam
Edgeworth Map (AL)
1908
Cam, “a winding”
MacGivney Leathanach: 53
2008
kam
Áit.

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