townland
An Gleann Mór
genitive: an Ghleanna Mhóir
non-validated name
(Irish)
Glanmore
(English)

Glossary

English glen
English great, big

Centrepoint

51.7059, -9.80778latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1618
Gleanemore
Inq.(Ci) Leathanach: I,134
1618
Elanemore (sic)
'novem gnyves'
Inq.(Ci) Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach: 132
1654-6
Glenamore
CS X Leathanach: 84
1655
Glanmore
DS
1660
Glanmore
BSD Leathanach: 14
1678
Glamnore or Glanmore
ASE Leathanach: 108. 30
1685
Glanmore
Hib. Del.
1711
Glanmore
CGn. Imleabhar: 6.404.2336
1726
Glanmore
CGn. Leathanach: 30.32786, Imleabhar: 50
1800c
Ghleann Mór (gin.)
Diar. na Bolg. Leathanach: 64
1841
Glenmore
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci141,6
1841
Glenmore
Rent Bk. (Hickson):AL Leathanach: Ci141,6
1841
Glenmore
Godfrey, Rev. W.:AL Leathanach: Ci141,6
1841
Glounmore
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci141,6
1841
Glanmore
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci141,6
1841
Gleanemore
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: Ci141,6
1841
Glanmore
Vallancey Map:AL Leathanach: Ci141,6
1841
Gleann mór, 'great glen'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci141,6
1841
Gleann mor
pl:AL Leathanach: Ci141,6
1841
Glanmore
OD (corr.):AL Leathanach: Ci141,6
1933
An Gleann Mór
Diar. na Bolg. Leathanach: ix
1933
i nGleann Mór
"Lá díleann dá raibh sé ag dul thar an abhainn i nGleann Mór b'éigean dó casadh…"
Diar. na Bolg. Leathanach: 12
1940
go Gleann Mór
"do thógas cóngar siar trés na bailthíochaibh go ndeaghas go Gleann Mór." (Seanchas ó'n gCeachainn)
Béal. Imleabhar: X, Leathanach: 127
1940
i nGleann Mór
"Do bhí ceó dubh anuas istig i nGleann Mór, agus ar na cnocaibh os a chiúnn." (Seanchas ó'n gCeachainn)
Béal. Imleabhar: X, Leathanach: 127
1940
sa Ghleann Mór
"ag an dtig is uachtaraighe sa Ghleann Mór" (Seanchas ó'n gCeachainn)
Béal. Imleabhar: X, Leathanach: 127
1940
a' Gleann Mór
"Do seólav isteach me ’dir a' Gleann Mór agus Drom a' Chláriag i mblúire cnuic atá an' go dtugaid siad An Cúm Bán air." (Seanchas ó'n gCeachainn)
Béal. Imleabhar: X, Leathanach: 127
1940
i nGleann Mór
"Do ch'noc fúm thíos na páirceanna i nGleann Mór..." (Seanchas ó'n gCeachainn)
Béal. Imleabhar: X, Leathanach: 127
1947
An Gleann Mór
SÓS:Cártaí Móra Leathanach: Ke/5
1964
Baile ...
bɑl′əˌʝl′anəˈmuər′
an baile fearainn
Áit. Cainteoir: FMC, Uimhir : T140a1
1964
ˌg′l′ounˈmuər
Áit. Cainteoir: FMC, Uimhir : T140a1
1969
An Gleann Mór
JKAHS Leathanach: II,105
1970
ˌg′l′ounˈmuər
Áit. Cainteoir: FMC, Uimhir : T292a1

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