townland
Ráth an Hóraigh
genitive: Ráth an Hóraigh
(Irish)
Horath
(English)

Centrepoint

53.7995, -6.8313latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1393
Horrath
Close Roll 17 Richard II <br> A messuage and 40 acres of land in Ferolesrath and Horrath, co. Meath, belonging to Laurence Betagh, were seized into the K.'s hand on account of his outlawry on Tuesday before Michaelmas 1383. Laurence had remittance of that outlawry on 20 June 1384 (Cal. ICR (chancery.tcd.ie))
Cal. ICR
1633
Horerathe
Edw’ Beatagh seis’ fuit, de feod’, de Moynalty… Nic’ Barnewell de Turvey & al’, & hered’ suis’ viz pmiss’ in Horerathe, Newton, Curraghton & Clongarragh…Moynaltye… Inq.CI 91
Inq.
1634
Horerath
Edw’ Betagh seis’ fuit de maner’, vil’ & ter’ de Moynalty…, ad us’ Patric’ Betagh, fil’ & her’ …Edw’. Inq.CI 99
Inq.
1654
Horath
Rathdrumnoe... <br> Bounded on the east with …Horath CS V 300
CS V
1654
Horath & west Balliniskeah
Patrick Betagh of Newtowne, Irish Papist. <br> Bounded on the east with…Robertstowne, on the west with…Rathdrumnoe, on the north with…Ardmah, & on the South with…Newrath. CS V 309
CS V
1655-7
Horagh & west Ballinskeagh
DS
1655-7
Horath & west Ballinskeagh
Patricke Betagh Ir: papt.
DS (P, TCD)
1660c
Horath
...& West Ballyneskeart. Patr. Metagh Ir. pa. 89.
BSD
1685c
Horath
Hib. Del.
1714
Horath
(Taylor-Melville) the White Commons, the Nine Acres, Sheenies, Tatteragh, Mullaghy, Balrask, Burfordstowne, Brownstown & Rathmore, Irishtowne, Lackmelch, Pepperstown, Calliaghtown, Maperath, Mountain Pole & Rochford’s Land, Upper & Lower Rebrack, Curragh, Cornesasse, Clounfinon, Horath, Armagh, Ballintillon, Curraghstown, Newrath, Mote, Croskelly, (Morgallion & Kells) Corrstown (Kells) Drumbarrow, parishes of Stonehall, Castlekeran, Loughan & Dervey CGn. 34.9.20189
CGn.
1828
Howrath
TAB
1836
Howrath
Map of Headfort Estate 18 Leathanach: Mí048,17
1836
Horath
Bar. Cons. (Tevlin):AL Leathanach: Mí048,17
1836
Horath
GJP 1829:AL Leathanach: Mí048,17
1836
Horath
Co. Schedule 1830:AL Leathanach: Mí048,17
1836
Horerath
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: Mí048,17
1836
Newrath alias Big Howrath
Inq. G. & M.:AL Leathanach: Mí048,17
1836
Rath Ódhra, 'Hore's rath or earthen fort'
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí048,17
1836
Rath hóra
pl:AL Leathanach: Mí048,17
1836
Horath
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí048,17
1836
Horath
Co. Abstract 1827:AL Leathanach: Mí048,18
1836
Raghhoragh (Irish name)
Inhabs.:AL Leathanach: Mí048,18
1836
Horath house
Inhabs.:AL Leathanach: Mí048,18
1836
Horath
HCSV:AL Leathanach: Mí048,18
1836
Horath
DS:AL Leathanach: Mí048,18
1836
Horath
BS:AL Leathanach: Mí048,17
1836
Horath
Larkin (Mí):AL Leathanach: Mí048,17

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