town townland
Leifear
genitive: Leifir
(Irish)
Lifford
(English)

Centrepoint

54.8356, -7.48448 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

g.d.
ar chath Leithbhir
Dioghl. D Leathanach: 258, Véarsa: 10
1603
Liffer
Inq. Ult. Leathanach: 2 J
1603
Lifer al. Balliduffe
Inq.(DG) Leathanach: 15 J
1608
Liffer
Survey Ulst. Leathanach: 190
1612
Lifford of Ballyduffe
CPR Leathanach: 206
1654
Lifford
CS III Leathanach: 38
1655
Lifford
DS
1659
Lifford
Cen. Leathanach: 53
1835
Lifford
BS:AL
1835
Leithbhear
OD:AL

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