townland
Gort na Dreasa
genitive: Ghort na Dreasa
(Irish)
Gortnadrass
(English)

Glossary

gort, gart
English field

Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

Centrepoint

54.1221, -8.66165latitude, longitude
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Historical references

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1660c
Gortidresse
BSD Leathanach: 146a
1716
Gortadrassa
LN Leathanach: MS Map 123 S (18)
1718
Gortadressa
CGn. Leathanach: 54.484.36504
1718
Gortadrossa
CGn. Leathanach: 80.432.56461
1738
Gortadressa
CGn. Leathanach: 101.421.72105
1784c
Gortadrassa
LN Leathanach: MS Map 129 (d)
1819
Gortradrass
Larkin (Sl)
1825c
Gortnadrass, Gorterdrass
TAB
1836
Gortnadrass
BS:AL Leathanach: Sl002,99
1836
Gortadrass
CM:AL
1836
The property of Major O Hara ... Soil part argillaceous & part gravelly & light ... Bog scarce
Desc. Rem.:AL
1836
Gortnadrasser
dúch (scriosta):AL
1836
Gortnadrass
Moystyn, Revd. G.T.:AL
1836
Gort na dreas “field of the briars, or brambles”
OD:AL
1836
Gortnadrass
OD:AL
1836
Gortadrasser
O'Hara, Major:AL
1836
Gortadrassa
Old Survey 1716:AL
1836
Gortdrassa
Old Survey 1716:AL
1836
Gortadrass
Old Survey 1784:AL
1836
Gort a dreas
pl:AL
1836
Gortadrasser
Rec. Name:AL
1836
Gortadrassa
Rev. Gallagher:AL

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