townland
An Barr Garbh
genitive: an Bhairr Ghairbh
non-validated name
(Irish)
Bargarriff
(English)

Centrepoint

52.9605, -8.36302 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1830
Baurgariffe
TAB Leathanach: 28
1839
Bar garbh
pl:AL Leathanach: Ga066,4
1839
Bargarriff
OD:AL Leathanach: Ga066,4
1839
Baurgarriff
OC:AL Leathanach: Ga066,4
1839
[Bargarriff]
"being chiefly composed of bog and rock, the south end is called Knockarider" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Ga066,4
1839
Barr garbh, 'rough top'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ga066,4
1839
Baurgorriv
BS:AL Leathanach: Ga066,4
1839
Baurgorriv
Burke, J.:AL Leathanach: Ga066,4
1839
Baurgorriv
Hulett, Rev. H.B.:AL Leathanach: Ga066,4
1839
Baurgorriv
Counsellor Reid:AL (Cl) Leathanach: Ga066,4
1839
Baurgorriv
BS:AL Leathanach: Ga066,4
1839
Baurgorriv
Burke, J.:AL Leathanach: Ga066,4
1839
Baurgorriv
Hulett, Rev. H.B.:AL Leathanach: Ga066,4
1839
[Bargarriff]
"being chiefly composed of bog and rock, the south end is called Knockarider" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Ga066,4
1839
Baurgarriff
OC:AL Leathanach: Ga066,4
1839
Baurgorriv
Counsellor Reid:AL (Cl) Leathanach: Ga066,4
1839
Barr garbh, 'rough top'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ga066,4
1839
Bar garbh
pl:AL Leathanach: Ga066,4
1839
Bargarriff
OD:AL Leathanach: Ga066,4
2000
ˌbaːrˈgarəv
'a big hill in it, rough', 'Ummera Bog' (cf. Umm. Bog, faoi Lough ALewnaghta)
Áit.

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