Hierarchy

electoral division

townland

townland

subunits

townland
An Caiseal Ard
genitive: an Chaisil Aird
non-validated name
(Irish)
Cashelard
(English)

Glossary

English height; high
English stone ring-fort

Hierarchy

electoral division

townland

Centrepoint

54.5216, -8.08795latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1654
Cassall hard
CS III Leathanach: 57
1659
Casslehard
Cen. Leathanach: 43
1801
Cashelard
McCrea DG
1835
Cashillard, high rock
Frederick, Rev.:AL (DG)
1835
Cashellard
Hamilton, Alex Esq.:AL (DG)
1835
Caiseal árd cassula alta 'high cashel or stone-fort
OD:AL
1835
Caiseal, Rock, ard High
Ogilby:AL (DG)
1835
Cash, cheese, elard, washing of clothes
Quinn:AL (DG)
1835
Cashelard
Rec. Name:AL
1835
Moderately high heaps of loose stones
Thornley Esq:AL (DG)

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