townland
An Clochar
genitive: an Chlochair
(Irish)
Clogher
(English)

Glossary

clochar, cloichear
English stony place

Centrepoint

52.8692, -8.67983 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

c1400
an clochar uachtaraicc, an Clochair Iochtaraicc no caoil (gin.)
AID Leathanach: 45
c1400
an Chlochair uachtaraicc, íochtaraigh nó Chaoil (gin.)
RIA Leathanach: 23 N 12, 176
c1620
Clougherwoghteragh
Inq. Leathanach: 1.158
1622
Clogherwoghteragh, Clogherkeile
CPR Leathanach: XI.39 - 526
1624
Cloghars
Inq. Leathanach: 2.24
1626
Clogheroughter, Clogherkeile
Inq. Leathanach: 2.144
c1660
Clogheroughter, Cloughereater
BSD Leathanach: 39
1677
Clokeroughter, Cloghkereighter
ASE Leathanach: 239:12
1685
Clogher
Hib. Del.
1696
Clougheroughter, Cloghereighter
Inq. Leathanach: 1.217
1703
Clogheroughter
Forf. Est. Leathanach: 371:2
1745
Clogher Eighter
CGn. Imleabhar: 120.234.82458
1787
Cloghereater
Pelham (Cl)
1839
Clogher
BS:AL
1839
Clochar
pl:AL
1839
Clochar
OD:AL

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