townland
An Poll Dearg
genitive: an Phoill Deirg
(Irish)
Polldarrig
(English)

Glossary

dearg, deirg, deirge
English red, red one
English hole, pool, (tidal-)stream?

Centrepoint

52.4064, -6.54122latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1618
Polderge
Inq. Lag. Alt: 20
1621
Polderge
CPR Leathanach: 496
1636
Powldarig
Colclough Papers Leathanach: 13
1641c
Poldarig (John Colclough)
Wexford Rebel List 1641 Leathanach: 32
1654
Polldarrigge
CS (LG) Leathanach: 110
1659
Poldarge
Cen. Leathanach: 544
1660
Polederrogh
BSD (LG) Leathanach: 40
1663
Poldarge
Inq. Lag. Alt: 3
1685c
Polderagh
Hib. Del.
1725
Poledarrig
CGn. Imleabhar: 43, Leathanach: 458, Uimhir: 28968
1731
Poledarrig (Gore-King)
CGn. Imleabhar: 67, Leathanach: 106, Uimhir: 45461
1816
Pooldarrag
Gill (Wexford)
1840
Poll Dearg 'red hole or pit'
OD:AL
1840
Pouldarrig
BS:AL

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