Ceann Trá
genitive: Cheann Trá
validated name
(Irish)
Ventry
(English)

Glossary

ceann, cionn
English head, headland
English strand, beach

Centrepoint

52.1372, -10.3665 latitude, longitude
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Properties

G Gaeltacht
PO There is or was once a post office here

Archival records

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Historical references

1841
Ventry West
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci144,21
1841
Ventry Church
Cess Coll.:AL Leathanach: Ci144,21
1841
Ventry West
Inhabs.:AL Leathanach: Ci144,21
1841
Ventry
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci144,21
1841
Ventry
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci144,21
1841
Ventry
Acts of Settlement:AL (Ci) Leathanach: Ci144,21
1841
Fionn tráigh, 'white strand'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci144,21
1841
Ventry
OD (corr.):AL Leathanach: Ci144,21

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