Acaill
genitive: Acla
(Irish)
Achill
(English)

Centrepoint

53.9425, -9.97839latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1838
Achill Parish
BS:AL Leathanach: ME001,1
1838
Achill
Beaufort:AL Leathanach: ME001,1
1838
Currawn Achil
CM:AL Leathanach: ME001,1
1838
Eacail, 'q.a. Eagle island'
OD:AL Leathanach: ME001,1
1838
Achill
dúch dearg:AL Leathanach: ME001,1
1838
[Achill]
"It is usually called Currawn Achill. the inhabitants in generall call it by this name." [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: ME001,1

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