townland
Corr Sratha
genitive: Chorr Sratha
non-validated name
(Irish)
Corrasra
(English)

Glossary

English round hill, pointed hill, hollow; pointed, conspicuous, odd
srath, sraith
English holm, river-meadow, valley-bottom

Explanatory note

  • English

    round hill of (the) river-meadow

Centrepoint

54.2067, -8.19369 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

ˌkorəˈsra
Áit.
ˌkorəˈsrɑː
Áit.
ˌkoriːˈʃrɑ
Áit.
Nóta
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Corra-srath = Hill of the holm or river bottom. Srath, means a valley, or fen, or a moor, along a river, or a lake, a river field. This townland lies on the south shore of Belhavel Lake "
Nóta
1660c
Corshraha
BSD Leathanach: 61
1668
Corsragha
ASE Leathanach: 161:34:00
1731
?Carraghsha
CGn. Leathanach: 67.455.46765
1817
Corrascra
Larkin
1835
Currosragh
TAB Leathanach: 8, 60 (60:16/7)
1836
Corascra
Rec. Name:AL
1836
Corrashra
BS:AL
1836
Cornascra
Larkin (Li)
1836
Currasraw
Peace, Clerk of:AL
1836
Cornascrath
Orme, M.:AL
1836
Currashra
Buck, H.:AL
1836
Corrasrah
S&V:AL
1836
Corrashra
Cullen, D.:AL
1836
Corshraha
DS Ref.:AL
1836
Corshuaha
DS Map:AL
1836
Cora srath
pl:AL
1836
Cor sratha
'round hill of the holm'
OD:AL
1836
Corrasra//
OD:AL

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