townland
Ard Luachra
genitive: Ard Luachra
non-validated name
(Irish)
Ardlougher
(English)

Glossary

English height; high
English rushes, rushy place

Explanatory note

Centrepoint

53.9663, -7.98309latitude, longitude
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Historical references

ˌɑːrdˈloːhər
Áit.
ˌaːrdˈloːhər
Áit.
Nóta
Nóta
"Ca, DG, FM, RC P: Inishmagrath, b: Drumahaire "
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Árd-Luachra = Height of the rushes. Altitudo juncosa. O’Donovan. [… there is an Ardlougher in the north of Cloone Parish, which is not mentioned on the Ordnance townland list). "
Nóta
"Arch. Inventory Ardlougher/Corlisheen/Corlona/Effrinagh Togher (site). A trackway extending E-W (36). "
Nóta
1622
Arlogher
CPR Leathanach: 514b
1631
Arlogher
Inq. Leathanach: 174
1631
?Arlogherin
Inq. Leathanach: 174
1660c
Ardlogher
BSD Leathanach: 57
1715
Ardlogjer
CGn. Leathanach: 16.171.7203
1735
Ardlogher
CGn. Leathanach: 82.189.57487
1735
Ardlogher
CGn. Leathanach: 78.445.57051
1737
Ardgloughra
(Armstrong)
CGn. Leathanach: 86.458.61270
1835
Ardlogher
TAB (60:16/10) innéacs Leathanach: 175, Nóta: (60:16/10) innéacs
1835
Ardloher
TAB Leathanach: 55, Nóta: (60:16/10)
1836
Ardlogher
BS:AL
1836
Ardlogher
Rowley Map:AL
1836
Ard-lochair
'the high rushes'
Quinn, E.:AL
1836
Ardlogher
HCons PR:AL 
1836
Ardlohr
CM:AL
1836
Aghnalogher
S&V:AL
1836
Ard luachra
'hill of the rushes,' 'altitudo juncosa'
OD:AL
1836
Ardlougher
OD:AL

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