townland
Eachinis
genitive: Eachinse
non-validated name
(Irish)
Aughness
(English)

Centrepoint

54.088, -9.84244 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1635
Agheris and Owne
Straff. Inq. ME Leathanach: §59
1685
Aghcass [sic]
Hib. Del.
1776
Achris [sic]
Mackenzie Leathanach: 42
1787
Aughness... fisheries, kelp shores
CGn. Imleabhar: 390.447.257007
1811
(?)Aghris
Arrowsmith
1830
Aughnis
Bald
1838
Aughness
BS:AL Leathanach: G034,1,5
1838
Aughnis
BM:AL Leathanach: G034,1,5
1838
Aughnis
CM:AL Leathanach: G034,1,5
1838
Aughness
TAB Leathanach: G034,1,5
1838
Aughness
Maj. Bingham : AL Leathanach: G034,1,5
1838
Each-inis, 'horse-island'
"Eachanas" [dúch]
OD:AL Leathanach: G034,1,5
1838
Achanas
pl:AL Leathanach: G034,1,5
1838
Aughness
OD:AL Leathanach: G034,1,5

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