townland
An Leac
genitive: na Lice
non-validated name
(Irish)
Lack
(English)

Glossary

English flat stone or rock, flagstone

Explanatory note

Centrepoint

52.1648, -9.89151latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1469
Leak
< Ann. Ardf. 32, n. 88
CPL Leathanach: xii 679
1484
Leakh
CPL Leathanach: XIII, Leathanach: 175
1601
the Lick
'Murtagh mcEdm. McOwen of'
F Leathanach: 6494
1624
Leake
Inq.(Ci) Leathanach: 32
1655
Land unforfeited'
DS
1667
Lack
ASE Leathanach: 137, 44
1732
Lack
CGn. Leathanach: 216.47992, Imleabhar: 69
1841
Lack
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci011,32
1841
Lack
Inhabs.:AL Leathanach: Ci011,32
1841
Leac, 'a flag-stone'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci011,32
1841
Lack
OC:AL Leathanach: Ci011,32
1841
[Lack]
"'Lack Chapel' is in S. W. end. 'Lack Bridge' and a waterguard station in the S. E. end of this townland."
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Ci011,32
1939
An Leac
ar an lic', 'Próiste na Lice' sa chainnt.
TCCD Leathanach: 205
1947
ən ˈl′ɑk
An Seabhac
1967
l′ak
Áit. Cainteoir: MÓS, Uimhir : T196a1
1967
muintir na Lice
ˌmiːn′t′ɪr′nəˈl′ik′ə
Áit. Cainteoir: MÓS, Uimhir : T196a1
1967
go dtí an Leac
n′ˈl′ak
Áit. Cainteoir: MÓS, Uimhir : T196a1
1967
l′ak
Áit. Cainteoir: MG, Uimhir : T197b1
1967
Lack River
ˌl′akˈrowər
Áit. Cainteoir: MG, Uimhir : T197b1
1967
l′ak
Áit. Cainteoir: SB, Uimhir : T194a1
1968
l′ak
Áit. Cainteoir: SMctS, Uimhir : T202a1

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