castle
An Caisleán Gearr
genitive: an Chaisleáin Ghearr
(Irish)
Short Castle (in ruins)
(English)

Glossary

English castle
gearr, giorra
English short

Centrepoint

51.9471, -10.1311latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1841
Caislean Gearr or short, S[outh] of [Killinane] church
Nótaí le pl i gcúl AL
pl:AL
1841
Caislean Gearr i.e. the Short Castle
OD
LSO (Ci) Leathanach: 68/136

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