townland
Currach Bhunáin
genitive: Churrach Bhunáin
non-validated name
(Irish)
Curraghbonaun
(English)

Glossary

English marsh

Centrepoint

54.0079, -8.83034 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

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1584c
Curryvane
Inq. E: Wood-Martin I Leathanach: 381
1633–6
Curraghvonnan
Rentals: Wood-Martin II Leathanach: 159
1655–7
Corrawona-
DS
1659
Curryunnane
Cen. Leathanach: 598
1660c
Curraghwonna
BSD Leathanach: 146a
1678
Carrowghwona
ASE Leathanach: 252
1780
Corraghbunane
CGn. Leathanach: 336.206.224550
1784
Corroughvonane
CGn. Leathanach: 362. 14.242708
1815
Corrakbunane
CGn. Leathanach: 692. 14.475149
1819
Curraghbonaune
Larkin (Sl)
1825c
Curaghoonane
TAB
1836
Curraghhonaune
BS:AL Leathanach: (Sl001,87)
1836
Curraghbonaune
CM:AL
1836
The property of Mrs Jane Ormsby Gore...The Owin Garv, or Coarse River...forms part of the boundary of this townland
Desc. Rem.:AL
1836
Tagholaghy & C[a]rragwona
DS Map:AL
1836
Tagholaghy & Cu[.]rraghwona ‘protestant land’
DS Ref.:AL
1836
Curraghonaune
Flyn, Revd. J:AL
1836
Curraghonaune
Moystyn, Revd. G.T.:AL
1836
Currach a bhunain “The moor of the bittern”
OD:AL
1836
Curraghbonaun
OD:AL
1836
Currach bun a bhanna ‘The bittern used to boom in the sedgy quagmire here’
pl scriosta:AL
1836
Currach a bhunain ‘from a bittern which used to sing in this quagmire’
pl:AL
1836
Currach a bhunain
pron.:AL

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