civil parish townland
Imleach Fhada
genitive: Imleach Fhada
non-validated name
(Irish)
Emlaghfad
(English)

Glossary

English long
English marginal-land, border-land

Explanatory note

Centrepoint

54.0732, -8.50023 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

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1306
Imelachfada
CDI Leathanach: 1302‒7 (219)
1480
Ymlecfada
CPL Leathanach: xiii 1471‒84 (2) 729
1482‒3
Ymlefada
CPL Leathanach: xiii 1471‒84(2)814‒5
1484
Ymlirfada
CPL Leathanach: 1471‒84 (1) 190
1585
Emlaghfada
CBC Leathanach: 124
1585
Imlaghfaddagh
CBC Leathanach: 130
1590
Ymlaghfaddie
F Leathanach: 5434
1593
Ewlaghfadde
F Leathanach: 5815
1603
Inileaghefadda
CPR Leathanach: 23b
1633‒6
Imlaghfada
Rentals: Wood-Martin II Leathanach: 177
1655‒7
Emlaghfadda
DS
1659
Imlaghfada, Emlafadd
Cen. Leathanach: 600
1660c
Emlaghfadda
BSD Leathanach: 118–9
1685c
Emlaghfadda
Hib. Del.
1813‒4
Emloughfad
LN Leathanach: 16 F 17 (41) (Palmerston Estate Sligo)
1819
Emlaghfad
Larkin (Sl)
1833
Emlafad
TAB
1836
Eimleach Fhada
"not near lake, one side of it bog...is good ground" [pl];
pl:AL Leathanach: Sl020,52
1836
Emlafad
Garrett, Rev.:AL Leathanach: Sl020,52
1836
Emlaghfada
O'Kane, Rev. P.:AL Leathanach: Sl020,52
1836
Emlafad
Phibbs, W.:AL Leathanach: Sl020,52
1836
Emlaghfadda
DS:AL Leathanach: Sl020,52
1836
Emlafad
GJP 1835:AL Leathanach: Sl020,52
1836
Emla-fad
"Pronounced Emla-fad" [dúch];
pron.:AL Leathanach: Sl020,52
1836
Emlafad
BS:AL Leathanach: Sl020,52
1836
Eimleach Fhada, 'long holm or inch'
OD:AL Leathanach: Sl020,52
1836
Emlaghfad
OD:AL Leathanach: Sl020,52
1836
[Emlaghfad]
"The ruin of the old church stands in this townland" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Sl020,52
1836
Emlyfadd or Emlaghfadd
Beaufort:AL
1836
Emlafad (Parish of)
BS:AL Leathanach: Sl020,2
1836
Emlyfadd or Emlaghfadd
Carlisle (Sl):AL
1836
Emlafad (Parish of)
Garrett, Rev.:AL
1836
Emlafad
GJP 1835:AL
1836
Emlaghfad
GJP 1835:AL
1836
The Patron day … 2nd of August. In the Townland of Emlafad is to be seen the foundation of an old Church, traditionally said to have been founded by St. Columbkille. There is yet burial in the graveyard …
LSO (Sl) Leathanach: 422
1836
Eimleach fhada “long holm or inch or islet”
OD:AL
1836
Emlafad (Parish of)
O'Kane, Rev. P.:AL
1836
Emlaghfad
Pres. Bk 1832:AL (Sl)
1836
Emlaghfad
Quere Bk 1835:AL (Sl)
2008
Imleach Fhada
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