townland
Goirt Sháile
genitive: Ghoirt Sháile
validated name
(Irish)
Gortalia
(English)

Glossary

gort, gart
English field

Centrepoint

54.6201, -8.56114latitude, longitude
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Properties

GGaeltacht

Archival records

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Historical references

1641
Gurtally
Inq. Ult. Leathanach: 30 CI
1749
Gortalias
1
Murray Leathanach: 28
1813
Goraliess
3
Murray Leathanach: 24
1835
Gortaliess
BS:AL
1835
Gort-ta-li-as
Montgomery, Mr:AL (DG)
1835
Gort Áile 'beautiful field( Mr. O'Beirne)'
OD:AL

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