population centretownland
Ráth Garbh
genitive: Ráth Garbh
validated name
(Irish)
Rathgar
(English)

Glossary

English rough, rough one
ráth, ráith
English ring-fort

Centrepoint

53.3078, -6.27455latitude, longitude
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Properties

POThere is or was once a post office here

Archival records

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Historical references

1534
Raithgarth
Alen's Reg.
1617
Ragarth
Alen's Reg.
1623
Rathgarr
CPR
1626
Rathgarre
Inq. Lag.
1659
Rathgarr
Cen.
1664
Rathgarr
HMR (BÁC)
1670c
Rathgard
BSD (BÁC)
1687
Rathgare
Inq. Lag.
1689
? Regarr
Ir. Jacob.
1760
Rathgarr
Rocque
1837
Rathgar
Roche, Rev. L. PP:AL

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