river
An Bhearú
genitive: na Bearú
validated name
(Irish)
River Barrow
(English)

Centrepoint

52.6619, -7.25352 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

g.d.
Bearbha
Aith.D Leathanach: 15, Véarsa: 12
800/830c
Berbae (gin.)
FOeng. Leathanach: 26, Líne: 222
1522
the river Barrowe
F
1540
Barowe
Forf. (N. L.)
1544
the Barrowe
F
1544
Ilande on the Barrowe
F
1601
river Barrowe
F
1603
river Barrowe
CPR
1606
Barrowe
CPR
1608
river Barrow
CPR
1608
Barrow water
CPR
1640
Barow
Inq.
1641
the Barragh
Dep. 1641
1655
Barow Flu
DS (Bar.):AL
2006
bɑrəˈhous
(The River Barrow)
Áit.

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