townland
An Fhionnghréach Uachtarach
genitive: na Fionnghréiche Uachtaraí
(Irish)
Fingreagh Upper
(English)

Centrepoint

54.1885, -8.09287latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Fionn-Gréach = White mountain flat. Gréach is applied to a level moory place on a mountain, and sometimes to coarse land near a mountain. "
Nóta
1641?
Fingreagh
Inq. Leathanach: 183
1655
Fingreagh
DS
1660c
Ffirgreagh
BSD Leathanach: 66
1685
Fingreagh
Hib. Del.
1735
Fingreah
CGn. Leathanach: 78.523.57537
1834?
Fingreagh
TAB Leathanach: Innéacs, 39, 41 (60:16/8)
1836
Fingreagh Upper
BS:AL
1836
Finareagh Upper
Larkin (Li)
1836
Fingreagh
DS:AL
1836
Fionn ghreach
pl:AL
1836
Fionn ghreach
'white greach, or mountain plain'
OD:AL
1836
Fingreagh
OD:AL

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