townland
Achadh Thoir
genitive: Achadh Thoir
(Irish)
Aghoo East
(English)

Glossary

achadh, -ach
English field

Centrepoint

54.027, -7.78416 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

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"cf: p: Drumreilly, b: Carrigallen Sl Achadh (2005) ME, RC "
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"Pinkman: Achadh = a field “Aghoo and Agho, the names of many places in the middle and western counties is simply a way of pronouncing achadh, a field.” (Joyce, Place-names, Vol. III). "
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1817
[Corclougher; Drumderaghel]
Larkin (Li)
1830c
Augho
TAB Leathanach: (61:16/14) innéacs, 19
1836
Augho East
BS:AL
1836
Augho East
Stacke, Capt.:AL
1836
Augho East
Larkin (Li)
1852
Aughoo East (McGoohan/Collins)
Leitrim Vot. 1852 Leathanach: 462

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