townland
An Leic Ghlais
genitive: na Leice Glaise
validated name
(Irish)
Licklash
(English)

Glossary

English green, grey
English flat stone or rock, flagstone

Centrepoint

52.1535, -8.25919 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

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Bíodh gur dóichí gur sine i bhfad an leac ná an caisleán, b’fhéidir gurb ionann struchtúr cloiche dóibh sa mhéid is nach eol dúinn nach anuas ar an leic a tógadh an caisleán.
Nóta
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In ainneoin na foirme Gaeilge Leac Glas (CrC 174.5), tá an chuma ar fhormhór na bhfoirmeacha a leanann í gurb é logthuiseal an tabharthaigh a ghreamaigh de réir a chéile.
Nóta
1300
Rathlegas
CJR
1300-1
Loglas (lege Leglas)
CPlR Leathanach: IX 57
1301
Legglasse
CPlR Leathanach: 39
1301
Lethglasse
CPlR Leathanach: VIII 449
1460c
Leac Glas
CrC 2 Leathanach: 174.5
1573
Licklase
F Leathanach: 2243
1573
Leclas
F Leathanach: 2245
1611
Likclaish
CPR Leathanach: 209-a
1625
Leicklash (AL: Jac. 1)
Inq. Leathanach: II 224
1625
Leicklash
Lodge MSS Leathanach: XVIII 194
1626
Licklas (AL: Car. 1)
Inq. Leathanach: III 135
1627
Licklash
CPCR Leathanach: 241
1628
Leicklash
CPCR Leathanach: 427
1638
Leicklash (AL: Car.1)
Inq. Leathanach: VI 53
1641
Clash Castle
Dep. 1641 Leathanach: VI 256r
1642
the Clash
Dep. 1641 Leathanach: I 70r
1642
liclasse (sic)
Dep. 1641 Leathanach: II 198r
1655
Lerlash (sic) (bar. Armoy als Farmoy)
DS
1660c
Leclash
BSD (Co) Leathanach: 142
1662
Licklash
Sub. Roll Leathanach: 15
1683
Leclash
Hib. Del.
1732
Licklash
CGn. Leathanach: 70.300.48445
1750
Lisclash
Smith Map Co
1750
Liclash (castle)
Smith Map Co Leathanach: 1 356
1770
Licklash
Frizell Map
1811
Licklash (AL)
Bath Map
1812
Ileclash
CGn. Leathanach: 643.432.444650
1824
Liclash (tagairt don gcaisleán)
Res. South Ir. Leathanach: 129
1828
Licclash
TAB Leathanach: 29
1837
Liclash
Top. Dict.
1840
Licklash
BS:AL
1840
leac ghlas
OC:AL
1840
Green flag
OD:AL
1849
Liosclaish is a square castle of rude workmanship built by the Condons.
Windele Mss. Leathanach: 12 I 11,

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