townland
An Gort Leathard
genitive: an Ghoirt Leathaird
non-validated name
(Irish)
Gortlahard
(English)

Glossary

gort, gart
English field
leath, leith
English half, side

Explanatory note

Centrepoint

51.8496, -9.48682latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1655
Gortlahard
DS
1660
Gortlahard
BSD Leathanach: 8
1678
Gortlahard
ASE Leathanach: 109. 30
1685
Gortlahard
Hib. Del.
1789
Gortlehard
CGn. Leathanach: 209.268145, Imleabhar: 409
1825
Gortlahard
TAB Leathanach: 12/84,9
1955
An Gort Leathárd
An Seabhac:Cártaí Móra Leathanach: Ke/5

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