townland
Port Eachrann
genitive: Phort Eachrann
validated name
(Irish)
Roxborough Glebe
(English)

Glossary

English port, bank, fort

Centrepoint

54.648, -8.6324latitude, longitude
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Properties

GGaeltacht

Archival records

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Historical references

1749
Portaghran North
1
Murray Leathanach: 27
1776
Roxborough
Mackenzie
1801
Roxborough
McCrea DG
1813
Portaghran
3
Murray Leathanach: 28
1813
Rox Borough
3
Murray Leathanach: 28
1835
Roxborough Glebe
BS:AL
1835
Rocksborough
HCER:AL
1835
Roxborough and Port Eaghran
Montgomery, Mr:AL (DG)
1835
Port Eachrann 'port of the brambles'
OD:AL

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