townland
Iorras nó Gléib Scadhairce
genitive: Ghléib Scadhairce, Iorrais
(Irish)
Erris or Skirk Glebe
(English)

Glossary

English glebe

Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    promontory?

    Tá talamh ard i ndeisceart an bhaile fearainn seo; féach leis go raibh sé suite ar theorainn bharúntacht Ó Cairín ( (#236)) de réir an Down Survey cuir i gcás.

Centrepoint

52.921, -7.65342latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1624
Erris
CPR Leathanach: 586
1636
lower Erris
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 20 C I
1636
upper Erris
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 20 C I
1655
Upper & Lower Erris
DS Leathanach: LA058,16
1655
Errise
DS Par. (Reeves)
1659
Lower Erris
Cen. Leathanach: 495
1659
Upper Erris
Cen. Leathanach: 495
1660c
Upper & Lower Erris
BSD (La) Leathanach: 145
1685
Erris
Hib. Del.
1805
Erris
Cahill (La)
1838
Erris or Skirk Glebe
BS:AL Leathanach: LA058,16
1838
Upper Erris Glebe
HCSV:AL Leathanach: LA058,16
1838
Upper Erris Glebe
Bar. Cons.:AL Leathanach: LA058,16
1838
Lower Erris Glebe
HCSV:AL Leathanach: LA058,16
1838
Erris or Skirke Glebe
O'Maher, J.:AL
1838
Erris or Skirk Glebe
Kennedy, J : AL Leathanach (AL): LA058,16
1838
Erris or Skirk Glebe
Butler, M. :AL Leathanach (AL): LA058,16
1838
Erris
Cahill:AL Leathanach (AL): LA058,16
1838
Upper Erris Glebe
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: LA058,16
1838
Lower Erris
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: LA058,16
1838
Upper & Lower Erris
DS:AL Leathanach: LA058,16
1838
Gleab in the same & Skeirke
DS:AL Leathanach: LA058,16
1838
Ioras "a brink, or border"
OD:AL Leathanach (AL): LA058,16
1838
Erris or Skirk Glebe
OD:AL Leathanach (AL): LA058,16
2004
ˈeris
Áit.
2004
sgerkˈgliːb
Áit.

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