townland
Cill Rois Íochtair
genitive: Chill Rois Íochtair
(Irish)
Kilrusheighter
(English)

Glossary

English church
English lower, northern part
ros
English (wooded) height; wood; promontory

Centrepoint

54.2614, -8.78774 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

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1617
Killrosseighter
CPR Leathanach: 321b
1617
Killrosseighter
CPR Leathanach: 332a
1660c
Killrushiaughter
BSD Leathanach: 154
1690c
Killrossoghter
Ir. Jacob. Leathanach: 80
1718
Killrusheighter
CGn. Leathanach: 26.283.15473
1819
Killrusheiter
Larkin (Sl)
1836
Cill Ruis iochtair
pl:AL Leathanach: Sl048,33
1836
Cill Ruis iochtair, 'lower Kilrush, or church of the point'
OD:AL Leathanach: Sl048,33
1836
Kilrush eighter
OD:AL Leathanach: Sl048,33
1836
[Kilrusheighter]
"It contains a fort" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Sl048,33
1836
Killrusheiter
CM:AL Leathanach: Sl048,33
1836
Killresheighter
Brett:AL (Sl) Leathanach: Sl048,33
1836
Kilrasheater
TAB Leathanach: Sl048,33
1836
Kil-rish-e-aghter
Local:AL Leathanach: Sl048,33
1836
Kilrasheghter
Irwin, Col.:AL (Sl) Leathanach: Sl048,33
1836
Kilrusheeghtar
BS:AL Leathanach: Sl048,33
1836
Killrusheiter
BM:AL Leathanach: Sl048,33
1836
Kilrasheater
TAB:AL

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