townland
Gort an Leasa
genitive: Ghort an Leasa
(Irish)
Gortalassa
(English)

Centrepoint

52.16, -9.591latitude, longitude
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Historical references

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An Seabhac: Gort a’ Leasa, cois teorann thiar. Tá an lios thoir theas ann – taobh thoir de na Foidhre.
Nóta
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Onomasticon: g. átha dághas; O Donoghu’s house in c. Kerry, Ai. 56 a; Gortalassa, nr Killarney.
Nóta
1254
?a nGort Achaidh Glais
LS "a nGort Achaidh Gais (vel Glais)"
MIA Leathanach: 100
1613
Gort Inlassie
Inq.(Ci) Leathanach: 111
1618
Gortenleasse
Inq.(Ci) Leathanach: 136, Imleabhar: I
1620
Gortenleasse
Kenmare MSS Leathanach: 355
1620
Gortenleasse
CPR Leathanach: 480a
1640
Gortenleasse
Inq.(Ci) Leathanach: 95, Imleabhar: II
1655c.
Gortnaleas(a)
DS
1660
Gortneleassa
BSD Leathanach: 63:2
1685
Gortnalease
Hib. Del.
1721
Gortalassa
Kenmare MSS Leathanach: 162, 164
1755c
Gortalassa
Kenmare MSS Leathanach: 182
1826
Gurthalassa
TAB Leathanach: 13
1841
Gortenleasse
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: Ci122,17
1841
Gort Inlassie
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: Ci122,17
1841
Gort a' leasa, 'field of the fort'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci122,17
1841
Gort a leasa
pl:AL Leathanach: Ci122,17
1841
Gortalassa
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci122,17
1841
[Gortalassa]
"There are two Danish forts in this townland, one of which is not known by any particular name and the other is 'Gurtalssa Fort'…"
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Ci122,17
1841
Gurtalassa
Inhabs.:AL Leathanach: Ci122,17
1841
Gurtalassa
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci122,17
1841
Gurtalassa
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci122,17
1841
Gortalossa
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci122,17
2017
ˌgortəˈlʲasə
Áit. Uimhir : 170713, Cainteoir: 004
2017
ˌgortəˈlasə
Áit. Uimhir : 170713, Cainteoir: 002

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