townland
Garrán an Chnoic
genitive: Gharrán an Chnoic
(Irish)
Hillgrove
(English)

Glossary

English hill
English grove

Centrepoint

51.9451, -10.2062 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1797
Hillgrove
"O'Connel, Cornelius, Hillgrove, Cahir, co. Kerry"
Ardf. Wills Leathanach: 148
1826
Hillgrove
John Primrose Esq.
TAB Leathanach: 3
1837
Hillgrove, surrounded by a finely wooded demesne ... at the foot of Hillgrove
Top. Dict. Imleabhar: I, Leathanach: 237
1841
Hill-grove
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci024,17
1841
Hill-grove
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci024,17
1841
[Hillgrove]
"'Hillgrove House' stands here."
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Ci024,17
1956
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Ainm ghallda a chuir duine gallda - Primrose - ar chuid de Chárthan mar a raibh tigh aige. Tá Primrose agus an tigh agus an ainm dearmhadta anois. Tá beagán de chrannaibh an grove fós ann.
Uí Ráthach Leathanach: 17

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