townland
Corrdhoire (Peyton)
genitive: Chorrdhoire
(Irish)
Corderry (Peyton)
(English)

Centrepoint

53.9975, -7.94853latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
"DG, Lú, RC, TÁ, TE P: Inishmagrath b: Drumahaire P: Killarga b: Drumahaire "
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Cor-dhoire = Round hill of the oak wood. This name occurs four times in the county… The Annals of Connaught mention Bealach-Corr-Doire, the pass of Corderry, in Muintir Cearbhalláin. McRannall, Chief of Muintir Eolais was slain there, (Con. 76A). Muintir Cearbhalláin (or Carolan) was the name of a trube, and a district, in the barony of Leitrim. (Four Masters, Note, AD 1486). "
Nóta
"Arch.Inventory Rath. In a low-lying position in an undulating landscape (72). Rath. Towards the top of a small drumlin (72). Rath. In a low-lying position (72). Enclosure. On top of a small drumlin (142). "
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n/a
"A RECONSIDERATION OF SOME PLACE-NAMES FROM THE ANNALS OF CONNACHT Diarmuid Ó Murchadha Bealach Chorrdhoire 1524. a mBealach Corrdoire a Muintir Cerballain le clainn h. Maoíl Mhíadhaig. (‘At Corderry, pars. Inismagrath and Killarga, bar. Drumahaire, Co. Leitrim.’) The O Mulveys of Muintear Chearbhalláin shared the S. part of Muintear Eolais with Meig Raghnaill; they were not in bar. Drumahaire. B.C. may have been in tl. Corderry (Peyton), par. Kiltubbrid, bar./Co. Leitrim, where the road from Drumsna to Keshcarrigan passes between two hills. "
Nóta
1590
?Cordirry
(nó Morton)
F Leathanach: 5442
1621
*Corrgirry
CPR Leathanach: 529b
<s>1622<s>
<s>?Corgirry<s>
CPR Leathanach: <s>530a<s>
1833
Curtaskin or Cordery Peyton
TAB Leathanach: 29, 31, Nóta: (61:16/11) innéacs
1836
Corderry Peyton
BS:AL
1836
Curgeery
CM:AL
1836
Curderry Peyton
Buck:AL
1836
Cordery
S&V:AL
1836
Corr Dairr Phattan
'Peyton's oak crane'
Quinn, E.:AL
1836
Cordoire Peatáin
 'Peyton's old Derry, or oak wood'
OD:AL
1836
Corderry Peyton
OD:AL
1836
Corderry Peyton
"Two Danish forts…one in the northern extremity, the other in the west."
Desc. Rem.:AL

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