townland
An Chora
genitive: na Cora
(Irish)
Curra
(English)

Glossary

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

Centrepoint

52.0465, -9.95761 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1614
Corra
CPR Imleabhar: 266b
1619
Camochir
CPR Leathanach: 365b
1655
Canoghir
c. Curra SO
DS Leathanach: 8
1660c.
Canoghir
BSD Leathanach: 19, 8
1686
Canahir
ASE Leathanach: 279, 28
1747
Curra
part of Glenbegh called ...
CGn. Leathanach: 406.85511, Imleabhar: 125
1827
Curra
TAB Leathanach: 26
1841
Corra, 'a weir'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci051,42
1841
Curra
pl:AL Leathanach: Ci051,42
1841
Curra
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci051,42
1841
Curra
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci051,42
1956
An Choradh
Coradh in abhainn atá i gceist. Ní bhíonn 'an' roimhe de ghnáth.
Uí Ráthach Leathanach: 58
1969
ˈkorə
Áit. Cainteoir: JS, Uimhir : T216b1
1969
ˈkorə
Áit. Cainteoir: JG, Uimhir : T217a2
1969
ˌkorəˈmountən
'Curra Mountain', mionainm
Áit. Cainteoir: JG, Uimhir : T217a2

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