townland
Gréach na Darach
genitive: Ghréach na Darach
(Irish)
Greaghnadarragh
(English)

Glossary

dair, darú
English oak
English rough pasture-land?

Centrepoint

54.1685, -8.17114latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Gréach-na-Darach = Mountain flat of the oak "
Nóta
1641?
Creaghnedarragh
Inq. Leathanach: 183
1735
Greaghnedaragh o/w Creaghnedarragh
CGn. Leathanach: 78.523.57537
1817
Greaghnadarra
Larkin
1834?
Greaghnadarra
TAB Leathanach: innéacs (60:16/8)
1834?
Greaghnadarragh
TAB Uimhir thagartha (LN): (60:16/8), Leathanach: 45
1836
Greaghnadarragh
BS:AL
1836
Greaghnadarra
Larkin (Li)
1836
Greaghnadaragh
Peace, Clerk of:AL
1836
Greach na darrach, 'mountain plain of the oak'
"Greach na darach" [dúch]
OD:AL
1836
Greaghnadarragh
OD:AL

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