Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

electoral division

townland

townland
Oireamh
genitive: Oirimh
(Irish)
Erriff
(English)

Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

electoral division

Centrepoint

53.7743, -8.82391 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1722
Erfe, Quarter of Risk &
CGn. Imleabhar: 34.505.22670
1723
Erffe, Risk and
CGn. Imleabhar: 38.201.23961
1729
Erriffe
CGn. Imleabhar: 60.495.42133
1784
Erriff
CGn. Imleabhar: 358.197 [ ]
1833
Errive, Pouleighonthova
TAB Leathanach: 72
1838
Erriff
Letter Info:AL Leathanach: ME033,32
1838
Erriff
BS:AL Leathanach: ME033,32
1838
Errive
["..from the Tithe Compn Books in the possession of the Revd J.W. Moon"];
TAB Leathanach: ME033,32
1838
Oíremh, 'arable land'
OD:AL Leathanach: ME033,32
1838
Eiremh
dúch:AL Leathanach: ME033,32
1838
Erriff
"will this be made agree with Erroo Loughcon? if not adopt Erriff" [dúch];
OC:AL Leathanach: ME033,32
1838
[Erriff]
"There is an ancient fort in N.E. of townland" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: ME033,32

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