townland
An tEanach Uachtarach
genitive: an Eanaigh Uachtaraigh
(Irish)
Annagh Upper
(English)

Glossary

English marsh

Centrepoint

54.1854, -8.02961latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
"Cf. Ca, Cl, DG, Ci, Lo, ME, Mí, La, RC, Sl, TE, IM, LG Ga, TÁ, Mu, Lú, Lm: An tEanach P: Carrigallen, b: Carrigallen An tEanach P: Killarga b: Drumahaire P: Kiltubbrid b: Leitrim An tEanach P: Cloonclare b:Drumahaire "
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Eanach = a fen, a marsh or a swamp. In some places the term is applied to bog that has been cut out. Very often, too, these marshes have been drained an reclaimed. "
Nóta
"Arch. Inventory: Cashel. On top of a drumlin c.300m S of the River Shannon (57). Rath. Towards the top of the N-facing slope of a drumlin (58). Sweathouse. Towards the top of a gentle SE-facing slope near a house (217). Sweathouse (site). On a N-facing slope and immediately adjacent to an abandoned farmhouse (217). "
Nóta
"Nóta: Cé go bhfuil leagan DS níis cosúla le ‘Eanach Uachtarach’. is cosul ón suíomh ar an lsc. gur do Annagh Lower atá sé ag tagairt. "
Nóta
1655
?Annagholragh
DS
1685
Annagh
Hib. Del.
1834?
Uoper Annagh
TAB Leathanach: (60:16/9) 141
1836
Aughrim
OD:AL
1836
Upper Annagh
Rec. Name:AL
1836
Upper Annagh
BS:AL
1836
Annagh
S&V:AL
1836
Upper Annagh
HCons PR:AL 
1836
Anagh
CM:AL
1836
Eanach
'a marsh'
OD:AL
1836
Annagh Upper
OD:AL
1836
Annagh Upper
"…there is a large horse shoe shaped piece of bog in the centre…"
Desc. Rem.:AL

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