townland
Corcach
genitive: Chorcaí
validated name
(Irish)
Corkagh
(English)

Explanatory note

Centrepoint

53.3074, -6.41937latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1305
Corkagh, Ric. de
CJR Leathanach: 483
1609
Corke al' Corkagh
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 16
1643
Corke al' Corcagh
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 73
1654
Corkagh
CS VII Leathanach: 307
1654-57
Corker
DS:AL
1656c
Corkagh
BSD (BÁC) Leathanach: 43
1659
Corkach
'Corcath' atá i gcló ach ceartaithe i bpeann luaidhe.
Cen. Leathanach: 377
1664
Corkoh
HMR (BÁC) Leathanach: 246
1666
Corkagh
ASE Leathanach: 72
1741
on gCorcuidh
< 'Cath Bearna Chroise Brighde'
ZCP Imleabhar: 38, Leathanach: 283
1760
Corkagh
Rocque
1788
Corkagh
'Tomb in graveyard dated 1788'
Tomb:AL
1821
Corkagh
Duncan:AL
1837
corcach, a moor or marsh
AL
1837
Corkagh
Rorke, P.:AL
1837
Corkagh
Crawford:AL
1837
Corkagh
OD:AL

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