townland
Ard na Caithne
genitive: Ard na Caithne
validated name
(Irish)
Smerwick
(English)

Glossary

English height; high

Centrepoint

52.1982, -10.414latitude, longitude
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Properties

GGaeltacht

Archival records

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Historical references

1654-6
Ardnacanhy
CS X Leathanach: 86
1841
Smerwick
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci041,14
1841
Smerwick
Cess Coll.:AL Leathanach: Ci041,14
1841
Smerwick
Foley, Rev. P.:AL Leathanach: Ci041,14
1841
Smerwick
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci041,14
1841
Smerwick
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci041,14
1841
Smerwick and Ardnacanna
Inhabs.:AL Leathanach: Ci041,14
1841
Sinirwick
Vallancey Map:AL Leathanach: Ci041,14
1841
Ard na caitnne, 'height or hill of the arbutus'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci041,14
1841
Ardnacanthon
"'Ard na caithne' is the local Irish name. O'Sullivan Beare calls it 'Ardnacanthon'." [Nóta OD]
O'Sullivan Beare:AL Leathanach: Ci041,14
1841
Ard na caithne
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci041,14
1841
Ard na cainne
pl:AL Leathanach: Ci041,14
1841
Smerwick
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci041,14
1841
Or Ardnacahna
[scriosta]
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci041,14
1971
ˌɑːrdnəˈkɑn′ə
Áit.
1971
ɑːrtn əˈkɑn′ən ə
Áit.
1971
go hɑːrtnəˈkɑn′ə
Áit.

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