Láithreach Cora
genitive: Láithreach Cora
non-validated name
(Irish)
Laracor
(English)

Glossary

cora, coraidh, corann
English weir, stone-fence, ford

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    (the) place of (the) weir
    Féach an tagairt ‘The Parrish of Larahcor, Collierstowne – There being on the said lands an eale weir’ (1654)

Centrepoint

53.5098, -6.75424latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1624
Larraghcorr...Larraghcorre
Pardon of alienation for Gerald Wesley of Denigan…the manor of Denigan, Readston, Larraghcorr, Stoakeston, Omerston, Clondowgan, Clonmoghane, Little Mooreton, Ballycoghan, Little Freffans, Stockston, Gouldingslands and Stonehouse, which Gerard Lynche holds in Larraghcorre, all belonging to said manor of Moryngton ows. Mornanton, Dunakerny, the manor of Ballinaglassan, Blackhale, Brownrath, all parcel of the manor of Ballinaglassan; and Pelletston, parcel of the manor of Rathoath… aliened all the premises to Thos. Kelly and Donald King… CPR 579
CPR
1836
Laracor
Larkin (Mí):AL Leathanach: Mí068,1
1836
Laracor
GJ Warrant 1829:AL Leathanach: Mí068,1
1836
Laracor
GJ Warrant 1835:AL Leathanach: Mí068,1
1836
Laracor
HCSV:AL Leathanach: Mí068,1
1836
Laracor
HCER 1826:AL Leathanach: Mí068,1
1836
Laraghcorr
DS:AL Leathanach: Mí068,1
1836
Laraghcor
Inq. Eliz. I:AL Leathanach: Mí068,1
1836
Laraghcor
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: Mí068,1
1836
Laraghcorre
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: Mí068,1
1836
Laraghcor
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: Mí068,1
1836
Laracor
BS:AL Leathanach: Mí068,1
1836
Laracor
Beaufort Map 1797:AL Leathanach: Mí068,1
1836
Lathrach cora, 'site of the weir'
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí068,1

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