townland
An Cartún
genitive: an Chartúin
(Irish)
Cartron
(English)

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54.2708, -8.33075 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

NÓM
Nóta
"Cf: Cl, Lo, ME, RC, Sl, IM Ga: An Cartrún/An Cartún UF: An Cartrún RC: An Cartún P: Mohill, b: Leitrim: An Cartún "
Nóta
"Arch. Inventory: Chuurch. On a S-facing slope overlooking Lough Gill. Probably an estate church attacked to Parke’s Castle which is c.200m to S (173). "
Nóta
1739
?Cartron
(nó p: Mohill, b:Leitrim)
Uachtanna, Féach Breifne 1960 Leathanach: 235
1817
Cartron
Larkin
1836
Cartron
Rec. Name:AL
1836
Carthron
BS:AL
1836
Cartron
Larkin (Li)
1836
Cartún
Orme, M.:AL
1836
Drienlea
Cullen, D.:AL
1836
Cartron
S&V:AL
1836
Cartún, drienlea, drinlea
pl:AL
1836
Cartún,
'a cartron of land,' Doirín liath, 'grey little Derry, or oak-wood'
OD:AL
1836
Cartron
OD:AL

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