townland
Na Caithríní
genitive: na gCaithríní
non-validated name
(Irish)
Carheeny
(English)

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the little stone ring-forts
    caithrín -- foirm dhíspeagtha de cathair

  • English

    the little stone ring-forts
    caithrín -- diminutive of cathair

Centrepoint

53.38, -8.93642latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1660C
Carreny
BSD (Ga) III Leathanach: 105
1667
Curreny
ASE Leathanach: 135
1667
Currenny
ASE Leathanach: 135
1819
Crossabarry or Carheeny
Larkin (Ga)
1838
Corheeny
BS:AL
1838
Carheen na Faha
Local:AL
1838
Caithrín na Faithche
OD:AL

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