BROWSE
townland
Cathair Mhuicí
genitive: Chathair Mhuicí
validated name
(Irish)
Cahermuckee
(English)

Centrepoint

51.765, -9.32464latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1577
Cahirmucky
F Leathanach: 3083
1616
Cahirmoky
CPR Leathanach: 581
1624
Cahirnimucky
CPR Leathanach: 591
1659
Cahirmuckey
Cen. Leathanach: 229
1811
Cahirmuckeen
Bath
1826
Cahermuckey
Bantry Papers Leathanach: 3, 957
1829
Cahirmuckey
TAB Leathanach: 117
1841
Cahirmuckee
BS:AL Leathanach: Co249,6
1841
Cahirmuckee
Inhabs.:AL Leathanach: Co249,6
1841
Cahirmuckey
TAB Leathanach: Co249,6
1841y
Cathair muicídhe, 'stone fort of the swine-herd'
OD:AL Leathanach: Co249,6
1841
Cahermuckee
OD:AL Leathanach: Co249,6
1841
[Cahermuckee]
"There is a caher nearly in the centre of this townland called 'Cahermuckee' from which the townland derives its name."
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Co249,6

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