Ráth Caola
genitive: Ráth Caola
validated name


English narrow; a narrow; marshy stream
ráth, ráith
English ring-fort

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the rath of Caol(a)
    Caola < Gaola -- ainm pearsanta, b'fhéidir

  • English

    the rath of Caol(a)
    Caola < Gaola -- personal name, perhaps


52.5029, -8.93175 latitude, longitude
Irish Grid (with letter)
Irish Grid (without letter)
Irish Transverse Mercator (ITM)

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