townland
An Ghais
genitive: na Gaise
(Irish)
Gash
(English)

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the river current

    Suite ag comar na Feoire agus Abhainn Mhaighean Rátha. Bhí muileann ar an bhFeoir anseo tráth, ar an taobh thall de Dhroichead Bhaile an Chaisleáin i dtuaisceart an bhaile fearainn (The Nore Flour Mills SO 6ʺ = Corn Mill (Disused) SO 25ʺ, bf An Cnocán Eidhneach). (Cf. Line of Inundation SO 6ʺ in bf Fearann na Ceártan.)

Centrepoint

52.9722, -7.48564 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1765
Gash
CGn. Leathanach: 236.500.155318
1838
Gash
BS:AL Leathanach: La046,28
1838
Gaise, 'a rapid, flood, cascade'
OD:AL Leathanach: La046,28
1838
Gash
OD:AL Leathanach: La046,28
2004
gaʃ
Áit.
2005
ˈkəʃ
Áit.

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