townland
An Charraig Fhada
genitive: na Carraige Fada
(Irish)
Carrickfad
(English)

Glossary

English rock
English long

Centrepoint

54.2807, -8.33382latitude, longitude
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Historical references

NÓM
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Carraig-Fhada = Long rock "
Nóta
"Arch. Inventory: Cashel. On a knoll in an undulating landscape (65). Rath. At the NW end of a flat-topped ridge (65). Cashel. On top of a prominent hillock (65). Cashel. On top of a rise on a S-facing slope (66). Rath. On top of a slight rise on a S-facing slope (66). Cashel. On a hillock in an undulating landscape(66). Cashel. On the E-facing slope of a prominent steep-side hillock (66). Cashel. On a low knoll (66). Cashel. On a prominent hillock(66). Cashel. At the summit of a steep E-W ridge in a coniferous forest (66). Enclosure. In an area of hilly rock outcrop and rough pasture (140). Enclosure. On a knoll in a coniferous forest (140). Souterrain. A curved section of collapsed passage (133). Souterrain. A collapsed underground passage (134). Souterrain. An underground passage (134). Earthwork (site). In an area of hilly scrub and coniferous forest (163). "
Nóta
1660c
Carrickfadda
BSD Leathanach: 72
1817
Carrickfad
Larkin
1834
Carrickfad
TAB Leathanach: Innéacs, 27, 29 (60:16/3)
1836
Carrickfad
Rec. Name:AL
1836
Carrickfadd, Carrickfad
BS:AL
1836
Carrickfad
Larkin (Li)
1836
Carrickfad
HCER 1826:AL
1836
Carraigh fhadda
'a long rock, or stone'
Orme, M.:AL
1836
Carrickfad
Cullen, D.:AL
1836
Carrickfadd
O'Donovan, I.:AL
1836
Carrickfad
Peace, Clerk of:AL
1836
Carraic fada
pl:AL
1836
Carraic fada
'long rock'
OD:AL
1836
Carrickfad
OD:AL

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