Ros Chorca Mrua
genitive: Ros Chorca Mrua
validated name
(Irish)
Roscomroe
(English)

Glossary

ros
English (wooded) height; wood; promontory

Explanatory note

  • English

    the wood, wooded promontory of Corca Mrua

Centrepoint

53.0375, -7.74508 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1305
Rostortomroth
RBO
1405
Rosgomruagh
CPL Leathanach: VI 42
1443
Roscumruadh
CPL Leathanach: IX 376
1471
Roscrurnog
CPL Leathanach: XII 359
1552
Rosmorrowe
F Leathanach: 1135
1566
Rosconroghe, rectory of
F Leathanach: 973
1578
Rosconrathe
F Leathanach: 3399
1578
Rosconroghe, rectory of
F Leathanach: 3399
1586
Rosconragh
F Leathanach: 4923
1626
Roscomroe
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 6 C I
1660c
Roscomroe Parish
BSD (UF) Leathanach: 61
1685
Roscomroe (parish)
Hib. Del.
1837
Roscomroe
Beaufort Map & Memoir:AL
1837
Roscomroe
BS:AL
1837
Roscumroe
Co. Treas.:AL
1837
Roscomra
HCER 1826:AL
1837
Roscumroe
Pop. Rep. 1821:AL
1837
Roscomroe
Stat. Surv.:AL
1837
Roscomroe
Travers, Rev. J.:AL
1838
Ros Chorcomruaidh, see Féilire Aenghuis at 1st August
OD:ALPB

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