townland
An Ráth Mhór
genitive: na Rátha Móire
(Irish)
Rathmore
(English)

Glossary

English great, big
ráth, ráith
English ring-fort

Explanatory note

Centrepoint

52.9746, -7.09387 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1805
Rathmore
Cahill (La)
1838
Rathmore
BS:AL Leathanach: LA009,20
1838
Rathmore
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: LA009,20
1838
Rathmore
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: LA009,20
1838
Ráth mór, 'great fort'
OD:AL Leathanach: LA009,20
1838
Rathmore
OD:AL Leathanach: LA009,20
1838
[Rathmore]
"…a circular fort called 'Rathmore'…"
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: LA009,20
2006
ratˈmoːr
Áit.
2006
ratˈmoːr
Áit.

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