townland
Gort an Lín
genitive: Ghort an Lín
(Irish)
Gortaleen
(English)

Centrepoint

52.1634, -9.83475latitude, longitude
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Historical references

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Nóta (ríomhphost): In the period 1819 to 1839 the Roman Catholic Parish of Castlemaine recorded 2 marriages and 20 baptisms in which a person was identified as being from Killeenardnasack, a named area within the townland of Gortaleen (litir 2014) There is no burial ground in Gortaleen Townland, Civil Parish of Kilgarrylander. The Catholic people of the townland of Gortaleen are buried in the earlier burial ground for the Catholic Parish of Keel, Old Keel Graveyard with ruins of an ancient church, many interred there without tombstones.
Nóta
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Nóta: Killeen SO, fo-bhaile sa bf seo, umh. 1419216
Nóta
1655
Killine
DS
1659
Killeene
Cen.
1660c
Killine
BSD (Ci) Leathanach: 69
1667
Killeene alias Killonoardnasack
ASE Leathanach: 120:46
1685
Killeene
Hib. Del.
1826
Killeen Lower
TAB
1826
Killeen West or Gurthaleen
TAB
1826
Killeen East or Gurthaleen
TAB
1841
Gurthaleen
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci076,17
1841
Gurthaleen
Inhabs.:AL Leathanach: Ci076,17
1841
Gort a' lín, 'field of the flax'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci076,17
1841
Gort a' lín
pl:AL Leathanach: Ci076,17
1841
Gortaleen
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci076,17
1950
Gort a’ Lín
Líon .i. flax Níor fhás aon lion ann le fada—le cuimhne éinne dá bhfuil anois sa cheanntar. (An Seabhac)
Ainmneacha i dTriúch an Aicme Leathanach: 123
1967
ˌgortəˈl′iːn′
Áit. Cainteoir: MÓS, Uimhir : T196a1
1967
ˌgortəˈl′iːn′
Áit. Cainteoir: JF, Uimhir : T197b2
1967
the butt of Gortaleen Road
dəˌ bot əv gortəˌl′iːn′ˈroːd
Áit.
1968
ˌgortəˈl′iːn′
Áit. Cainteoir: SMctS, Uimhir : T202a1
1968
ˌgortəˌl′iːn′ˈuːxtər
Áit. Cainteoir: SMctS, Uimhir : T202a1
1968
ˌgortəˈl′iːn′
Áit. Cainteoir: FF, Uimhir : T208a1
2017
ˌgortəˈlʲiːnʲ
Áit. Cainteoir: 004 (NK), Imleabhar: 170714

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