townland
Corr Locha Tomaltaigh
genitive: Chorr Locha Tomaltaigh
non-validated name
(Irish)
Corloughtomalty
(English)

Glossary

English round hill, pointed hill, hollow; pointed, conspicuous, odd
English lake; inlet

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the round hill of the lake of Tomaltach
    Tomaltach — ainm pearsanta

  • English

    the round hill of the lake of Tomaltach
    Tomaltach — personal name

Centrepoint

54.1824, -8.13079latitude, longitude
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Historical references

ˌkorəˈtoməltə
Áit.
ˌkorəlˈtoməltiː
Áit.
Nóta
Nóta
"Cf. Corlough p: Fenagh, b: Leitrim Corr Locha P: Kiltoghert b: Leitrim Corr Locha "
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Cor-loch-Thomáltaigh = Hill of Tumalty’s lough. O-Thomáltaigh, O’Tomháltaigh is a name that occurs often the Annals – descendant of Tomáltach, ‘large,’ ‘bulky’. "
Nóta
"Arch. Inventory: Enclosure: On top of a drumlin in a coniferous forest (142). "
Nóta
1660c
Corlaltimulty
BSD Leathanach: 64
1668
Corlaghtinnolly or tumolly
ASE Leathanach: 176.1
1668
Corlughtumulty
ASE Leathanach: 161.34
1728
Corloghtumelty
CGn. Leathanach: 57.515.39518
1834?
Curlugtumulty
TAB Leathanach: Innéacs (60:16/8)
1834?
Curloghtumulty
TAB Leathanach: 11 (60:16/8)
1836
Curlaghthumalty
BS:AL
1836
Curmathumaltha
Buck, H.:AL
1836
Corlathumilty
DS Ref.:AL
1836
Corlatumulty
DS Map:AL
1836
Curlach tumaltaigh
pl:AL
1836
Corloch Tomaltaigh
'Tomultach's hill of the lough'
OD:AL
1836
Corloughtomalty
OD:AL

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