townland
An tImleach Mór Thiar
genitive: an Imligh Mhóir Thiar
validated name
(Irish)
Emlaghmore West
(English)

Glossary

English great, big

Centrepoint

51.8504, -10.2359 latitude, longitude
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Properties

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Archival records

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Historical references

1598
Emelah
eaglais léirithe
Clancarthy Surv. Cairt: lsc. Yvragha
1633
Imlaghmore
Inq. Leathanach: I 264
1657
Inlaghmore
DS
1670c.
Inlaghmore
BSD (Ci) Leathanach: 28
1686
Inlaghmore
ASE Leathanach: 279:28
1735
Imloghmore
CGn. Imleabhar: 81, Leathanach: 328, Uimhir: 57738
1756
Imiloghmore
CGn. Imleabhar: 178, Leathanach: 441, Uimhir: 119533
1776
Imlachmore
Mackenzie Leathanach: VIII
1825
Emuleghmore
TAB Leathanach: 1
1841
Emlaghmore West
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci129,36
1841
Imlaghmore
Nimmo Bar. Map:AL Leathanach: Ci129,36
1841
Imleach mór, 'great marsh'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci129,36
1841
Emlaghmore etc.
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci129,36
1948
in Imleach Muar
Béal. Leathanach: XVIII 17
1954
"Imleach Mór : Bíonn ‘an’ roimh an ainm leis an tuis. tabh agus gin. – ‘ar an Imleach Mór’; ‘Scoil an Imligh Mhóir’"
Uí Ráthach Leathanach: 34
1998
Áit.

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