townland
Gort Bhotha Fearna
genitive: Ghort Bhotha Fearna
non-validated name
(Irish)
Gortbofarna
(English)

Glossary

both, boith
English hut, cell
gort, gart
English field

Centrepoint

52.9041, -9.173 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1660c
Gortenfearny
BSD (Cl) Leathanach: 539
1696
Gortvohofarna
Inq.(Cl) Leathanach: 1, 293
1703
Gurtenfearny
ASE Leathanach: 354, 1
1839
Gurtbofarna
BS:AL Leathanach: Cl028,38
1839
Gortboforna
Registry of Voters 1833:AL (Cl) Leathanach: Cl028,38
1839
Gurtbofarna
Registry of Voters 1833:AL (Cl) Leathanach: Cl028,38
1839
Gurtbowfarna and Derry
Keane Map 1838:AL Leathanach: Cl028,38
1839
Gortbofarna
Curtin, Rev. F.:AL Leathanach: Cl028,38
1839
Gortbotha Fea[.]rna
pl:AL Leathanach: Cl028,38
1839
Gortbofarna and Derry
Keane Map 1736:AL Leathanach: Cl028,38
1839
Gort bó fearrna
pl:AL Leathanach: Cl028,38
1839
Gort both' feárna, 'field of the hazel tent, or hut'
OD:AL Leathanach: Cl028,38
1839
Gortbofa/rna
OD:AL Leathanach: Cl028,38
1839
[Gortbofarna]
"Gortbofarna Bridge...Ileanneenavaura or Goat Hill" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Cl028,38
1992
ˌgortˌboˈf′aːrnə (x2)
Áit.

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