townland
Carraig an Lua
genitive: Charraig an Lua
validated name
(Irish)
Carrigaloe
(English)

Glossary

English rock

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the rock of the —
    Ní léir brí an dara heilimint anseo

  • English

    the rock of the —
    The meaning of the second element is unclear here

Centrepoint

52.4095, -7.51591 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

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Nóta
1633
Carrickeloe
Inq.(TÁ) Leathanach: II.134
1637
Carrigoloe
Inq.(TÁ) Leathanach: III.40
1654
Clycarriglow
CS I Leathanach: 270
1831
Carrigloe orse Carrigoloe orse Carrigalow
CGn. Leathanach: 873.150.580150
1840
Carrigaloe
AL
1840
Carraig a Luaidhe
OD:AL
1840
carraig a lua
(á mar 2ú mír > a)
pl OD:AL
1840
Carraig a' Luaidhe (old rhyme)
PN Decies Leathanach: 264
1989
ˌkɑrəglʲuː, ˌkarɪgəluː
Áit.

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