townland
An Caol Dubh Uachtarach
genitive: an Chaoil Dhuibh Uachtaraigh
(Irish)
Kealduff Upper
(English)

Glossary

English narrow; a narrow; marshy stream
dubh, dú-, duí-
English black

Centrepoint

52.0053, -10.0094latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1655
Killduff Pt of Faha
DS Leathanach: 4
1660c.
Ffaha, Kilduffe pt. of Ffaha
BSD Leathanach: 18, 4
1685
Killduffe
Hib. Del.
1686
Killduffe
ASE Leathanach: 279, 28
1827
Kealduff Upper
TAB Leathanach: 19
1841
Kailduff Upper
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci050,25
1841
Keelduff
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci050,25
1841
Keelduff
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci050,25
1841
Kilduffe
Map (Lansdowne, Marquis o Leathanach: Ci050,25
1841
Kealduv
Bath:AL Leathanach: Ci050,25
1841
Kealduff Upper & Lower
Rental:AL Leathanach: Ci050,25
1841
Kailduff
Carmody, Rev. T.:AL (Ci) Leathanach: Ci050,25
1841
Killduffe
Acts of Settlement:AL (Ci) Leathanach: Ci050,25
1841
Cael dubh, 'black stream'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci050,25
1841
Caol dubh
pl:AL Leathanach: Ci050,25
1841
Kealduff etc.
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci050,25
1956
An Caol Dubh
Íochtarach agus Uachtarach. Béim an ghotha ar an 'dubh'. Caol = sruthán
Uí Ráthach Leathanach: 59

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