townland
Ráth an Átha
genitive: Ráth an Átha
non-validated name
(Irish)
Fordrath
(English)

Glossary

English ford
ráth, ráith
English ring-fort

Centrepoint

53.6173, -6.89783 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

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Níor aimsíodh an logainm sna foinsí seo: CPR, F, LSO (Mí), Stat. Surv. (Mí)
Nóta
1400-50c
Forderath
Gorm. Reg. Leathanach: 5
1400-50c
Forderathe
Gorm. Reg. Leathanach: 15
1640
Foordrath
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 153. Car 1
1654-5
ffordrath
CS V Leathanach: 207
1657
Ford Rath
DS
1660c
Ffordrath
BSD (Mí) Leathanach: 176
1667
Fordrath
1667 15. Sir WILLIAM THOMPSON knt. — Dirlangan. 206 a….Mitchellstowne, 325 a… Fordrath, 123 a…Otterstowne, 54 a…Clonmore, 125 a…Clonelogan, 173 a…Scrubbywood in ye same, 16 a…Mowtowne, 251 a…Cloynckeavan als Clonykyran alias Clonikinan, 125 a….Clonegreny, 81 a…Robinstowne, 73 a…Killbealyvie alias Killballiver, 106 a…. Carraniestowne, 4 a…bar. Lune ASE 159
ASE Leathanach: 159b
1685
Fordrath
Hib. Del.
1812
Ford Rath
Larkin (Mí)
1836
Fordrath
Rickard, Rev. J.:AL Leathanach: Mí007,15
1836
Fordrath
DS Map:AL Leathanach: Mí007,15
1836
Rath Forda, 'from a family, i.e. Forde's rath'
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí007,15
1836
Fordrath
"Rectius 'Fordsrath'." [Nóta OD]
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí007,15
1836
Fordrath
BS:AL Leathanach: Mí007,15
1836
Fordrath
Agent (Disney):AL Leathanach: Mí007,15
1836
Ford Rath
HCSV:AL Leathanach: Mí007,15
1836
Fordrath
Reg. Voters:AL Leathanach: Mí007,15
1836
Ford Rath
Larkin (Mí):AL Leathanach: Mí007,15
1836
Fordrath
Scale Map of Athboy Lords Leathanach: Mí007,15
1836
Fordrath
Tithe Bk. (Rev. R. Noble):AL (Mí) Leathanach: Mí007,15

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