townland
Gort na Léithe
genitive: Ghort na Léithe
(Irish)
Gortnaleaha
(English)

Glossary

gort, gart
English field
liath, léith
English grey, grey place, grey horse

Centrepoint

52.2809, -9.60498 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

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An Seabhac: Gort na Léithe, gort nə l′e:hɪ -- bó ghlas-liath is dóigh
Nóta
1801
Gortnaleahy
CGn. Leathanach: 131.356629, Imleabhar: 542
1805
Gortnalahy
CGn. Leathanach: 282.387114, Imleabhar: 577
1824
Gurthnalea
p Ballymacelligott
TAB Leathanach: 34
1841
Gurtnaleahy
Inhabs.:AL Leathanach: Ci017,38
1841
Gurthnaleha
TAB:AL Leathanach: Ci017,38
1841
Gurthnaleha
Fitzgerald, Rev. J.:AL Leathanach: Ci017,38
1841
Gurtnaleahy
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci017,38
1841
Gort na léithe, 'field of the grey (cow)'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci017,38
1841
Na leithe
pl:AL Leathanach: Ci017,38
1841
Gortnaleahă
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci017,38
1841
Gurtnaleahy
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci127,15
1841
Gort na léithe, 'field of the grey (cow)'
[pl glanta]
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci127,15
1841
Gortnaleahă
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci127,15

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