townland
An Caol Thoir
genitive: an Chaoil Thoir
non-validated name
(Irish)
Keel East
(English)

Glossary

English narrow; a narrow; marshy stream

Centrepoint

53.9789, -10.0794 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1805
Keel
O’Donnel RR Leathanach: 2
1815
Keel
O’Donnel RR Leathanach: 3
1828
Keel... Keele
TAB Leathanach: §19
1830
Keele
Bald Uimhir: 12
1838
Keel East
BS:AL Leathanach: ME001,65
1838
Keele
Rent Ledger:AL Leathanach: ME001,65
1838
Keele
CM:AL Leathanach: ME001,65
1838
An caol, 'the strait, or any narrow neck'
"Innish Galloon or Sparrow Isld belongs to this townland" [dúch];
OD:AL Leathanach: ME001,65
1838
Keel East
OD:AL Leathanach: ME001,65

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