townland
Gort Darach
genitive: Ghort Darrach
(Irish)
Gortdirragh
(English)

Glossary

dair, darú
English oak
gort, gart
English field

Centrepoint

52.031, -9.92042 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1827
Gurthdarragh
TAB Leathanach: 4
1841
Gort darrach, 'field of the oaks, or oaky field'
[pl glanta]
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci051,14
1841
Gortdirragh
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci051,14
1841
Gurtdurrogh
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci051,14
1841
Gurtdurrogh
Carmody, Rev. T.:AL (Ci) Leathanach: Ci051,14
1841
Gurtdirragh
Newton, F.:AL Leathanach: Ci051,14
1956
An Gort Doireach
Béim gotha ar 'each'.
Uí Ráthach Leathanach: 59
1968
ˌgortdəˈrɑx
Áit.
1969
ˌgortdəˈrɑx
Áit. Cainteoir: JG, Uimhir : T217a2
1969
ˌgortˈdrɑx
Áit. Cainteoir: JS, Uimhir : T273a1

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