townland
Reachla
genitive: Reachla
non-validated name
(Irish)
Raghly
(English)

Centrepoint

54.326, -8.64917 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
Nóta
Nóta
1588
Raghley
Inq. E: Wood-Martin I Leathanach: 382
1588
Ragly
Inq. E: Wood-Martin I Leathanach: 385
1633‒6
Raghlew
Rentals: Wood-Martin II Leathanach: 142
1655‒7
Ragha
DS
1660c
Raghla
BSD Leathanach: 86
1666
Raghla
ASE Leathanach: 60
1685c
Rala
Hib. Del.
1749
Raghley
Cen. of Elphin Leathanach: 566
1750
Racklae
CGn. Leathanach: 143.320.97100
1775
Rathli
Mackenzie
1819
Boughey
Larkin (Sl)
1830
Roughley
CGn. Leathanach: 857.313.572313
1836
Roughley
BS:AL
1836
Rockley
Cess:AL
1836
Raghley
Coghlan Map 1738: AL
1836
Raghley
DS Ref.:AL
1836
Roughley
Hillas Map 1767:AL
1836
Raghley
pron.:AL
1836
Rachlaigh, Rachlainn or Rechrainn “rocky isle”
OD:AL
1844
Reachlainn
Hy Fiach.
1938
Reachla
Elphin PN Leathanach: 69

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