townland
Gort na Sceiche
genitive: Ghort na Sceiche
(Irish)
Gortnaskeha
(English)

Glossary

gort, gart
English field
sceach, sceich
English hawthorn, thorn-bush

Centrepoint

52.5009, -9.6466 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

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Nóta
1597
Gortneskehie
F Leathanach: 6123
1610
Gortnyskehie
Inq.(Ci) Leathanach: 41, Imleabhar: I
1641
Gortneskeagh
Inq.(Ci) Leathanach: 124, Imleabhar: II
1655
Gornaskehy
DS
1660
Gortnaskehy
BSD (Ci) Leathanach: 145
1685
Gortnaskehy
Hib. Del.
1826
Gortnaskehe
TAB
1841
Gurtnaskeha
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci090,9
1841
Gurtnaskehi
Buckley, Rev. J.:AL Leathanach: Ci090,9
1841
Gortnaskehy
Local:AL Leathanach: Ci090,9
1841
Gurtnaskehy
Applot. 1826:AL Leathanach: Ci090,9
1841
Gurtnaskehy
Cess Coll.:AL Leathanach: Ci090,9
1841
Gortnaskeha
Meresman:AL Leathanach: Ci090,9
1841
Gurtnaskehy
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci090,9
1841
Gurtnaskehy
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci090,9
1841
Gortnskehigh
Acts of Settlement:AL (Ci) Leathanach: Ci090,9
1841
Gortneskeagh
Forf. Est. 1688:AL Leathanach: Ci090,9
1841
Gortneskehigh
Acts of Settlement:AL (Ci) Leathanach: Ci090,9
1841
Gornaskehy
Vallancey Map:AL Leathanach: Ci090,9
1841
Gort na sgeithe, 'field of the lone thorn'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci090,9
1841
Gort na scethe
pl:AL Leathanach: Ci090,9
1841
Gortnaskeha
OC:AL Leathanach: Ci090,9
1955
An Seabhac: Gort na Sceiche; sceach=tor deilgneach. Lios na Splanc ann agus Cnocán na Fionnóige. Lios na nGabhar nDubh theas ann. Lios a’ Droimín thoir agus Lios Ráithín theas.
Nóta
1999
ˌgortnəʃkehə
Áit. Cainteoir: b3, Uimhir : C900

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