civil parishtownland
Uachtar Aird
genitive: Uachtar Aird
(Irish)
Oughterard
(English)

Glossary

English height; high
English upper, southern part

Centrepoint

53.2678, -6.55755latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1297
Houthyrard
CJR
1540-1541
Owterede
Crown Surv. Leathanach: 146
1575
Oughterarde, parish of
F Leathanach: 2566
1581
Oughterarde
F Leathanach: 3705
1593
Oughterard, parish church of
F Leathanach: 5777
1731
Oughteraard
Comerford Leathanach: I 265
1752
Oughterard
Noble & Keenan Co. Map
1807
Oughterard
Stat. Surv. (CD) Leathanach: 217
1837
Oughterard
BS:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Oughterard
Co. Map 1752:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Oughterard
Cloncurry, Lord:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Oughterard
Ponsonby, Hon. F.:AL (CD) Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Oughterard
Cunningham, R.:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Oughterard
Co Warrants:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Houterard
Ware Antiquities:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Oughterard
Inq. Eliz. I (Archdall):AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Bishopscourte in poch' de Oughterard
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
in Bushoppscourt in poch' de Oughterard
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Uachtar ard
OC:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
high upper part
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Oughterard
pl:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Uachtar ard a lar na tire
"ruins of a chapel" [pl]
pl:AL Leathanach: 1,1

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