townland
Lios Guaire
genitive: Lios Guaire
(Irish)
Lisgorey
(English)

Glossary

English ring-fort, enclosure

Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

Centrepoint

54.2884, -8.41927 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
Nóta
Nóta
1755c
Ballyglass & Lisgaura being part of ... Faughts
CGn. Leathanach: 171.420.115228
1801
Lisgoury (Gilmore to Knox)
CGn. Leathanach: 553.149.366504
1830c
Lisgowry
TAB
1836
Lisgowry
BS:AL Leathanach: Sl009,30
1836
Lisgoury
Bar. Cess Bk.:AL
1836
Lismarc[.]re [ní hea]
Cooper Map:AL
1836
Near its eastern boundary is a fort
Desc. Rem.:AL
1836
Lismarkere [ní hea]
DS Map:AL
1836
Lismarkerrie [ní hea]
DS Ref.:AL
1836
Lios Guaraigh ‘(pron:)’
dúch:AL
1836
Lissnarcreed [ní hea]
Grant, C. II:AL
1836
Lios Guaire “Guaire’s fort” ‘orthog: Lios Guaire (from a man’s name) Guaire’s fort’
OD:AL
1836
Lisgorey ‘are these the same, or different townlands’
OD:AL
1836
Lisnarkrea als. Lisnarkere [ní hea]
Part. 1686:AL
1836
Lios Guaraigh ‘aire?’ [pl] os cionn ‘-raigh;’ ‘below fachta’ [pl]
pl:AL
1938
Lios Guaire
Elphin PN Leathanach: 61

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