townland
Eanach Sailchearnaí
genitive: Eanach Sailchearnaí
(Irish)
Annaghselherny
(English)

Glossary

English marsh

Centrepoint

53.9867, -7.96782latitude, longitude
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Historical references

[cf. FGB]
Nóta
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Eanach-Sailchearnaigh = Morass or moor of the willow trees. Sailchearnach is derived from sail, an osier, a willow tree and two post-fixes ‘char’ and ‘nach’ conveying a cumulative sense ‘full of’ or ‘abounding in’. (Compare Cluain-Sailchearnaigh, Four Masters AD 1599). "
Nóta
1621
?*Mullaghsullerny alias Annaghfullerny alias Annaghassna
(féach Annaghasna)
CPR Leathanach: 518b
1621
Annaghselheerine
CPR Leathanach: 530b
1621
Annaghselkeerine
CPR Leathanach: 530
1660c
Annaghshoiletherny
BSD Leathanach: 42
1667
Anaghelherly alias Anaghshortherny
ASE Leathanach: 129
1835
Annaghselerny
TAB (60:16/10) innéacs Leathanach: 65, 67, 177, Nóta: (60:16/10) innéacs
1836
Annaghselarny
BS:AL
1836
Annaghselerny
Rowley Map:AL
1836
An-augh-celarny
'the poisonous nag'
Quinn, E.:AL
1836
Annaghsilerny
HCons PR:AL 
1836
Annaghsillery
S&V:AL
1836
Anaghselkerny
CM:AL
1836
Anaghshoiletherny
DS Ref.:AL
1836
Eanach sailthearnach
"Occurs in the Annals, we have made 'sailtean' to 'selton'." [dúch]
OD:AL
1836
Annaghselherny
OD:AL
1836
[Annaghselherny]
"There is a sulphurous spa well in the eastern extremity."
Desc. Rem.:AL

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