townland
Ceap na nGabhar
genitive: Cheap na nGabhar
non-validated name
(Irish)
Capnagower
(English)

Glossary

English goat

Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

island or archipelago

Centrepoint

53.8069, -9.94937 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1830
Capnagower
Bald Uimhir: 17
1838
Capnagower
BS:AL Leathanach: ME091,6
1838
Capnagower
CM:AL Leathanach: ME091,6
1838
Capach na gamhar, 'the goat's field'
Giblin, P.:AL Leathanach: ME091,6
1838
Capnagower
Rent Office:AL (ME) Leathanach: ME091,6
1838
Ceap na ngabhar, 'plot of the goats'
OD:AL Leathanach: ME091,6
1838
Ceap na ngabhar
pl:AL Leathanach: ME091,6
1838
Capnagower
OD:AL Leathanach: ME091,6
1838
[Capnagower]
"…a holy well, at which are performed stations on festival days, and it is dedicated to St. Briget."
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: ME091,6

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