townland
Gort na Corcóige
genitive: Ghort na Corcóige
non-validated name
(Irish)
Gortnacorkoge
(English)

Glossary

gort, gart
English field

Centrepoint

54.2387, -8.20991 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

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"Pinkman: Gort-na-gCorcóg = Field of the bee-hives or conical hills. Corgód, a cone or a beehive, is often applied to a hill that is similar in shape. The eclipsis should be represented in the English name. "
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"Arch. Inventory: Cashel. On the shoulder of a ridge (93). Rath. On a low shoulder of a NW-SE ridge (93). Rath. On a NW-SE ridge (93). Rath. On top of a NW-SE ridge in a coniferous forest (93). Rath. At the summit of a NE-SW ridge (93). Cashel. At the crest of the S-facing slope of a NW-SE ridge (93). Enclosure. On a low shoulder of a ridge (151). "
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1655
Gortnekergeig
DS
1660c
Gortnekergoige
BSD Leathanach: 62
1685
Gortnekergoge
Hib. Del.
1835
Gornakarcogue North & South
TAB Leathanach: 32, 62 (60:16/7)
1836
Gornakarcogue
BS:AL
1836
Gartnagurcogue
Larkin (Li)
1836
Gurtanaskoge
Peace, Clerk of:AL
1836
Gort na corcoige
Orme, M.:AL
1836
Gortnacorkegy
S&V:AL
1836
Gortnakarcogue
Cullen, D.:AL
1836
Gortnekergoig
DS Ref.:AL
1836
Gort na carco//g
pl:AL
1836
"Gort na carcog, 'hill of the hives'"
"Gort na carcóg" [dúch]
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