townland
Sliabh Ghort an Lín
genitive: Sliabh Ghort an Lín
(Irish)
Gortaleen-mountain
(English)

Centrepoint

52.1878, -9.84503latitude, 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Historical references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, uimh. 14192216
Nóta
1655
Killine
DS
1660c
Killine
BSD (Ci) Leathanach: 69
1667
Killeene alias killonoardnasack
ASE Leathanach: 120:46
1826
Killeen Lower
TAB
1826
Killeen West or Gurthaleen
TAB
1826
Killeen East or Gurthaleen
TAB
1841
Gurthaleen Mountain
Inhabs.:AL Leathanach: Ci076,18
1841
Gortaleen Mountain
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci076,18
1841
[Gortaleen Mountain]
"This townland is also known by the name of '2 Gneeves'…"
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Ci076,18
1841
Gurthaleen Mountain
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci076,18
1950
[Gortaleen Mountain]
Níl aon ainm ar leith air. (An Seabhac)
Ainmneacha i dTriúch an Aicme Leathanach: 123
1968
ˌgortəˌl′iːn′ˈiːxtər
Áit. Cainteoir: SMctS, Uimhir : T202a1

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