townland
Ard an Chip Mór
genitive: Ard an Chip Mór
(Irish)
Ardakip More
(English)

Glossary

English height; high
English great, big

Centrepoint

54.2185, -8.30382latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Árd-a’-Chip = Height of the tree-stump. Ceap, a stock or trunk of a tree – indicating the remains of a wood. "
Nóta
1612
Ardnekip
CPR Leathanach: 238b
1629
Ardkippmore
Inq. Leathanach: 165
1659
Ardupp
Cen. Leathanach: 566
1660c
Ardachipp
BSD Leathanach: 73
1835
Ardakipmore
TAB Leathanach: Innéacs, 3 (60:16/6)
1835
Ardakip More
TAB Leathanach: Innéacs, 19 (60:16/6)
1836
Ardakipmore
BS:AL
1836
Ard a chip mór
pl:AL
1836
Ard a chip mór
'hill of the stock (big)'
OD:AL
1836
Ardakipmore
OD:AL

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