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

Centrepoint

54.0291, -7.99164latitude, 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Historical references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 tribe, and a district, in the barony of Leitrim. (Four Masters, Note, AD 1486). "
Nóta
"Arch.Inventory Rath. On top of a drumlin (72). Crannóg (possible). Near the centre of the N part of the figure-of-eight Carrickaport Lough, in deep water (44). "
Nóta
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 Peyton)
F Leathanach: 5442
1622
Corgirry
CPR Leathanach: 530a
1660c
Cordery
BSD Leathanach: 49
1667
Corderry
ASE Leathanach: 129
1833
Cordery Moreton
TAB Leathanach: 27, 29, Nóta: (61:16/11) innéacs
1836
Corderry Mouton
BS:AL
1836
Cordery
CM:AL
1836
Curderry Mouton
Buck:AL
1836
Cordery
S&V:AL
1836
Cordery Morton
HCER 1826:AL
1836
Cordoire Morton
'odd Derry or oak wood'
OD:AL
1836
Corderry Morton
OD:AL
1836
Corderry Morton
"There is a Danish fort in the south east."
Desc. Rem.:AL

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