townland
Goirtín na Coille
genitive: Ghoirtín na Coille
validated name
(Irish)
Gorteennakilla
(English)

Glossary

coill, coillidh, coillte, coille
English wood
English little field

Centrepoint

51.8656, -9.23736latitude, longitude
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Properties

GGaeltacht

Historical references

1655
Gortnikilly
DS
1656
Gortinacolly
CS VI Leathanach: 336
1656
Gortinenacolly
CS VI Leathanach: 337
1660c
Gortinkilly
BSD (Co) Leathanach: 83
1677
Gortnacully
ASE Leathanach: 240
1811
Gorteenkilly
Bath
1817
Gurteenakillig
O'Kief Leathanach: 791 (18/8/1817), Imleabhar: VII
1819
Gurteenakilley
O'Kief Leathanach: 798 (18/1/1817) , Imleabhar: VII
1827
Gurteenakilly
TAB Leathanach: 36
1841
Gurtheenakilla
BS:AL
1841
Gartinikilly
DS Map:AL
1841
Gortinkilly
DS Ref.:AL
1841
Gurteenakilla
Holland, J., Rev., P.P.:AL (Co)
1841
Gurteenakilla
Inhabs.:AL
1841
guirtín na cille, little field of the church
OD:AL
1841
guirtín na cille
pl OC:AL
1841
Gurteenakilla
Pres. Bk., 1840:AL
1841
Gurteenakilly
Tithe Bk., 1827:AL (Co)

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