townland
Gort na Cloiche Thoir
genitive: Ghort na Cloiche Thoir
non-validated name
(Irish)
Rockfield East
(English)

Glossary

cloch, cloich
English stone, stone building
gort, gart
English field

Centrepoint

52.1302, -9.61777latitude, longitude
Irish Grid (with letter)
Computing...
Irish Grid (without letter)
Computing...
Irish Transverse Mercator (ITM)
Computing...

Archival records

scanned image

Historical references

n/a
An Seabhac: Gort na Cloiche [Thoir/Thiar/Meadhonach]
Nóta
n/a
Cárta: Gort na Cloiche DED 2000
Nóta
1598
Gortneclohe
Clancarthy Surv. Leathanach: Lsc. (Magonny)
1601
Gortneclogh, Gortnerlogh
(Pardon to…Morigh and Rorie m’Tirlagh M’swyne of Castelloghe, Conor m’Neale O Beghe, Donell m’Owen m’Tirlagh M’Swyne, of same, John Boelagh m’Shane M’Eagaine, of Gortnerlogh, Bolagh duffe m’Carribre M’Eagaine, of Killclure, Cosne M’Boelie of Gortneclogh, Owen Boelagh of same, John m’Teig M’Gwlie ysswodaine, Carribre and Cosne m’Donell M’Boelagh, of Gortneclogh, Owin m’Donill M’Cormock, of Killiaghe, Donell m’Donogh M’Cormock, of same, Cormock m’Donogh M’Connor, of Mulliaheffe…)
F Alt: 6469
1606
Gortnacloghy
CPR Leathanach: 82b
1613
Gortnecloghie
CPR Leathanach: 242a
1614
Gortnyclohy-Iearragh otherwise West Gortnyclohy, Gortniclohymeanagh
CPR Leathanach: 271b
1626
Gortnecloghie
Inq. Imleabhar: I, Leathanach: 197
1655c.
Gortnacloghy [=West], Gortnacloghymen(a)? [=Middle], Gortnacloghymore [=East]
DS
1659
Gortnacloghy
Cen. Leathanach: 255
1660c.
Gortnacloghymore
BSD Leathanach: 72
1660c.
Gortnacloghymeanagh
BSD Leathanach: 75
1660c.
West Gortnacloghy
BSD Leathanach: 75
1668
Gortnacloghmore
ASE Leathanach: 178:43
1668
Gortnacloghymeanagh
ASE Leathanach: 178:43
1668
West Gortnacloghy
ASE Leathanach: 178:43
1670
Gortnacloghymore
ASE Leathanach: 226:3
1685
Gortnacloghy
Hib. Del.
1703
Gortnecloghys, Gortneclogh
Forf. Est. Leathanach: 396:42
1707
Gortnacloghymore
Kenmare MSS Leathanach: 152
1730
Gortnacloghy
CGn. Leathanach: 197.43453, Imleabhar: 64
1800
Rockfield
CGn. Leathanach: 501.343968, Imleabhar: 524
1826
Rockfield
TAB Leathanach: 18
1841
[Rockfield East]
"There is a fort west of the townland."
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Ci056,4
1841
Rockfield East
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci056,4
1841
Rockfield East
Chute, G.:AL Leathanach: Ci056,4
1841
Rockfield East
Quill, Rev. J.:AL Leathanach: Ci056,4
1841
Rockfield East
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci056,4
1841
Rockfield East
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci056,4
1841
Gort na cloiche, 'field of the stone'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci056,4
1841
Gort na cloithe
pl:AL Leathanach: Ci056,4
1841
Rockfield etc.
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci056,4
1841
[Rockfield West]
"There is a fort called 'Lissaun'…"
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Ci056,6
1841
[Rockfield Middle]
"There is a fort nearly central called 'Meeleen'. There is a large rock in the eastern part called 'Goullaun'."
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Ci056,5
1841
Rockfield
Bar. Map:AL (Ci)
1841
Rockfield
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci056,5
1841
Rockfield Middle
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci056,5
1841
Rockfield Middle
Chute, G.:AL Leathanach: Ci056,5
1841
Rockfield West
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci056,6
1841
Rockfield West
Chute, G.:AL Leathanach: Ci056,6
1841
Rockfield West
Quill, Rev. J.:AL Leathanach: Ci056,6
2017
ˈrɑkˌfiːld
Áit. Uimhir : 170717, Cainteoir: 001
2017
ˈrɑkˌfiːld
Áit. Cainteoir: 001, Uimhir : 170718
2017
ˈrɑkˌfiːld
Áit. Cainteoir: 005, Uimhir : 170718

Please note: Some of the documentation from the archives of the Placenames Branch is available here. It indicates the range of research contributions undertaken by the Branch on this placename over the years. It may not constitute a complete record, and evidence may not be sequenced on the basis of validity. It is on this basis that this material is made available to the public.

Archival and research material provided on this site may be used, subject to acknowledgement. Issues regarding republication or other permissions or copyright should be addressed to logainm@dcu.ie.