townland
An Choill Mhór
genitive: na Coille Móire
(Irish)
Kilmore
(English)

Glossary

coill, coillidh, coillte, coille
English wood
English great, big

Centrepoint

54.1862, -8.00508 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
"Ao, AM, Ca, Cl, DG, Dn, FM, Ci, CD, Lo, Me, Mí, RC, TE, IM, Ga, UF, Lm, PL, BÁC, MU, Co: An Choill Mhór TÁ: An Chill Mhór P: Drumlease b: Drumahaire P: Inishmagrath b: Drumahaire "
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Coill-Mhór = Great wood "
Nóta
"Arch. Inventory: Cashel. On the NE-facing slope of a drumlin (103). Earthwork (site). In pasture on a W-facing slope overlooking the River Shannon and Dowra village (167) "
Nóta
1817
Callmore
Larkin
1834?
Kilmore
TAB Leathanach: (60:16/9) 155
1836
Killmore
Rec. Name:AL
1836
Kilmore
BS:AL
1836
Kilmore
S&V:AL
1836
Kilmore
HCons PR:AL 
1836
Collmore
CM:AL
1836
Coill mhoir
'big-wood'
OD:AL
1836
Kilmore
OD:AL

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