townland
An Cheathrú Mhór
genitive: na Ceathrún Móire
non-validated name
(Irish)
Carrowmore
(English)

Glossary

English quarterland
English great, big

Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

electoral division

Explanatory note

Centrepoint

53.8345, -9.15989 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1603
Kearowmore
Westport Est. Pap. Leathanach: 888/3(3)
1617
Carrowmorefeighroe
Inq.(ME) Leathanach: II.199
1661
Carromore 1 Qr.
BSD (ME) Leathanach: 75
1669
Carrowmore
Westport Est. Pap. Leathanach: 889/11(4)
1677
Carrowmore 1 qr.
ASE Leathanach: 240
1685
Carromore
Hib. Del.
1710c
Carrowmore
CRL Leathanach: 2A.3.16, 137b
1787
Carrowmore
QRL Leathanach: 2A.6.70, 508
1811
Carramore, Carrowmore Lough
Bald Bog Map Leathanach: 2
1814
Carramore
Longfield Maps Leathanach: 1
1830
Carramore
Bald Leathanach: 14
1830
Carramore
TAB Leathanach: §28
1838
Carrowmore
BM:AL Leathanach: ME120,3
1838
Carramore
CM:AL Leathanach: ME120,3
1838
Carrowmore
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: ME120,3
1838
Carrowmore
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: ME120,3
1838
Ceathramhadh mór, 'great quarter'
OD:AL Leathanach: ME120,3
1838
[Carrowmore]
"There is an ancient fort in this townland" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: ME120,3
1838
Carrowmore
Strafford:AL Leathanach: ME120,3
1838
Ceathramhadh mór
pl:AL Leathanach: ME120,3
1838
Carrowmore
BS:AL Leathanach: ME120,3
1838
Carrowmore alias Lecarrowalthra
QRL:AL Leathanach: ME120,3
1838
Carrowmore
OC:AL Leathanach: ME120,3

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