town civil parish townland
Port Reachrann
genitive: Phort Reachrann
validated name
(Irish)
Portraine
(English)

Glossary

English port, bank, fort

Centrepoint

53.4957, -6.11816 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1178
Portrechrann
CCCD Leathanach: 364
1179
Portus Rech -
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 3
1179
Portus Rech
Crede Mihi Leathanach: 2
1179
Portus Rech-
Pont. Hib. Leathanach: I, 27
1185
Porrachelin
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 13
1186
Port Rechran
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 15
1187
portus Rech'
Alen's Reg.
1187
portus Beth
Crede Mihi Leathanach: 2
1190
Portrahenill
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 17
1190
Portrahenill
Pont. Hib. Leathanach: I, 42
1192
Port Rechan
Pont. Hib. Leathanach: I, 74
1199
Porahelyne
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 24
1199
Porahelyn
Crede Mihi
1200
Porrachelyn
Crede Mihi
1206
Portrachrin
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 30
1206
Portrahen
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 30
1206
Portreachrin
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 30
1216
Pordrahelyn
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 39
1216
Pordrahelyn
Crede Mihi
1216
Pordrahelyn
Pont. Hib. Leathanach: I, 177
1216
Pordrahegelin
Pont. Hib. Leathanach: I, 189
1260
Porrahelyn
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 104
1261
Portraghlie
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 118
1266
Portraghlin
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 119
1280
Portrachlin
Crede Mihi
1294
Portraghlyn
CCCD Leathanach: 150
1302 -6
Portrahelyn
Pap. Tax.
1325-6
Portraglyn
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 169
1326
Portraglyne
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 176
1326
Portrahyne
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 176
1326
Portraghlyne
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 178
1349
Portrathryn
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 205
1349
Porthrathryn
Crede Mihi
1402
Portraghyn
Pat. Roll 4 Hen iv (Tresham)
Pat. Roll. J. I:AL Leathanach: 167, 172
1490
Portraryn
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 251
1530
Porravyn
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 275
1534
Portraghin
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 291
1534
Portraren
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 291
1540
Portraven
Inq. Misc.
1541
Portrarne
F Leathanach: 235
1541
Portraven
Ir. Mon. Poss. Leathanach: 75
1550
Portraven alias Portrarne
F Leathanach: 625
1561-2
Portraven
F Leathanach: 398
1565-6
Portraven alias Portrarne alias Portrahen
F Leathanach: 813
1567
Portrarne
F Leathanach: 1151-2
1570-1
Portrane
F Leathanach: 1730
1573
Portrarne
F Leathanach: 2332
1576
Porteraven alias Portrarn alias Porterahen
F Leathanach: 2898
1587
Portrane
F Leathanach: 5082
1587
Portraren
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 4 J II
1590
Porteraven
F Leathanach: 5409
1594
Portraven
F Leathanach: 5873
1609
Portrane otherwise Portrarne
CPR Leathanach: 143
1615
Portraven
CPR Leathanach: 365
1655
Portrarne
CS VII Leathanach: 48
1655
Portrarne
CS VII Leathanach: 49
1655
Portrarne, The Parish of
CS VII Leathanach: 147
1655
Portrarne
CS VII Leathanach: 148
1655
Portrarne
CS VII Leathanach: 149
1655
Rabeale
CS VII Leathanach: 207
1655-7
Portraine
DS
1655-7
Portran
DS
1659
Portrarne
Cen. Leathanach: 382
1664
Portraine
HMR (BÁC) Leathanach: 414
1670
Portraine
BSD (BÁC) Leathanach: 8
1670
Portrane
BSD (BÁC) Leathanach: 8
1685
Portraine
Hib. Del.
1760
Portrain
Rocque
1776
Portrain
T&S Leathanach: 2
1821
Portrane
Duncan
1836
Portrane
BS:AL
1836
Portrane Demesne
BS:AL
1836
Portratryn
Lease 1822:AL
1836
por raithin 'ferny bank'
OD:AL
1836
Port Rechrainn 'This is probably a corruption of Port Rechrainn for Rechrainn was the old name of Lambay'
OD:AL

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