townland
An Leaca Thiar
genitive: na Leacan Thiar
(Irish)
Lacka West
(English)

Glossary

leaca, leacain, leacan
English hillside

Centrepoint

52.5074, -9.59213 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1597
Lackechronen?
F Alt: 6123
1612
Lacken Cronyne?
Inq.(Ci) Imleabhar: I, Leathanach: 86
1612
Lackencronyn?
CPR Leathanach: 225a
1640
Lackanchronin?
Inq.(Ci) Imleabhar: II, Leathanach: 140
1655
Half of Lecka
DS
1660
Halfe of Lacke
BSD (Ci) Leathanach: 150
1668
Lacka
ASE Leathanach: 143:41
1671
Lacka alias Lorha
ASE Leathanach: 47:38
1685
Lacka
Hib. Del.
1716
Lackacrooneene?
CGn. Imleabhar: 15, Leathanach: 354, Alt: 7746
1824
West Lacka
TAB
1841
Lacka West
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci118,19
1841
Lacka West
Buckley, Rev. J.:AL Leathanach: Ci118,19
1841
Lacka West
Local:AL Leathanach: Ci118,19
1841
Lacka West
Rent Receipt:AL Leathanach: Ci118,19
1841
Lacca
Lease:AL Leathanach: Ci118,19
1841
Lacca
Rental:AL Leathanach: Ci118,19
1841
Lacka West
Meresman:AL Leathanach: Ci118,19
1841
Lacka West
Cess Coll.:AL Leathanach: Ci118,19
1841
Lacca East
Applott. Bk.:AL Leathanach: Ci118,18
1841
Lacka
Bar. Map:AL (Ci) Leathanach: Ci118,18
1841
Lacka East
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci118,18
1841
Lacka East
Buckley, Rev. J.:AL Leathanach: Ci118,18
1841
Lacca
Cess Coll.:AL Leathanach: Ci118,18
1841
Lacka
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci118,18
1841
Lacka East
Local:AL Leathanach: Ci118,18
1841
Lacca
Meresman:AL Leathanach: Ci118,18
1841
Lacka etc.
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci118,18
1841
Leaca, 'hill-side'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci118,18
1841
Lacka East
Rent Receipt:AL Leathanach: Ci118,18
1841
Lecka
Vallancey Map:AL Leathanach: Ci118,18
1955c
An Seabhac: An Leaca Thoir; leaca = claonadh, leath-taoibh, 'slope', taobh cnuic
Nóta
1999
ˈlʲakə
Áit. Cainteoir: b3, Uimhir : C900
1999
ˈlakə
Áit. Cainteoir: b4, Uimhir : C900

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