townland
An Chathair
genitive: na Cathrach
validated name
(Irish)
Caher
(English)

Centrepoint

51.7018, -9.44145 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1829
Cahir
TAB Leathanach: 73
1841
Cahir
BS:AL Leathanach: Co243,28
1841
Cahir
Young, J.:AL Leathanach: Co243,28
1841y
Cathair, 'a stone fort'
OD:AL Leathanach: Co243,28
1841x
Cathair
pl:AL Leathanach: Co243,28
1841
Caher
OD:AL Leathanach: Co243,28

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