townland
Caiseal Charna
genitive: Chaiseal Charna
validated name
(Irish)
Cashelcarn
(English)

Glossary

English stone ring-fort

Centrepoint

54.6426, -8.58685latitude, longitude
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Properties

GGaeltacht

Archival records

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Historical references

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"There is a hollow here called Lag na Greaw where many bodies were interred" N: AL???
Nóta
1641
Cashelcarna
Inq. Ult. Leathanach: 30 CI
1755
Casshelcha
2
Murray
1813
Cashelcarn
3
Murray Leathanach: 29, 31
1835
Castlecarn
BS:AL
1835
Cashelcarn
Montgomery, Mr:AL (DG)
1835
Caiseal Carna 'stone fort of the carn or heap'
OD:AL

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