townland
Corr Locha
genitive: Chorr Locha
(Irish)
Corlough
(English)

Glossary

English round hill, pointed hill, hollow; pointed, conspicuous, odd
English lake; inlet

Explanatory note

Centrepoint

54.0563, -8.0381latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
"Ca, FM, P: Fenagh, b: Leitrim "
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Cor-locha = Round hill of the lake. "
Nóta
"Arch. Inventory Church (site). ‘Murhaun (RC Burial Ground).’ In an undulating landscape (176). "
Nóta
1621
?Corlaghbegg/Corloghmorane
CPR Leathanach: 514b
1660c
Corlagha
BSD Leathanach: 43
1667
Carrologha
ASE Leathanach: 89:28
1835
Gorlagh (More; Beg)
TAB (60:16/10) innéacs
1835
Gorloughmore
TAB Leathanach: 79, 183, Nóta: (60:16/10)
1835
Gorlobeg
TAB Leathanach: 79, Nóta: (60:16/10)
1835
Gorloghbeg
TAB Leathanach: 183, Nóta: (60:16/10)
1835
"Curlough Upper; Curlough Lower"
TAB (60:16/10) innéacs Leathanach: 145, Nóta: (60:16/10) innéacs
1835
Curloughs
TAB Leathanach: 181, Nóta: (60:16/10)
1836
Corlough
BS:AL
1836
Corloughan
CM:AL
1836
Cual-ach
'the hind part of a horse'
Mc Donough, I.:AL
1836
Curlough
HCons PR:AL 
1836
Corlagh
S&V:AL
1836
Curlough
HCER 1826:AL
1836
Corlagha
DS Ref.:AL
1836
Cor locha
'round hill of the lake'
OD:AL
1836
Corlough
OD:AL

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