townland
Na Corrachaidh Thuaidh
genitive: na gCorrachach Thuaidh
non-validated name
(Irish)
Curraghs North
(English)

Explanatory note

Centrepoint

54.1443, -8.11783latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
"Cf: p: Mohill, b: Mohill Curragha/Na Curracha P: Kiltubbrid, b: Leitrim Curragha/Na Curracha Ga, Co "
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman Curracha = Wet or marshy lands. "
Nóta
n/a
"LSO: “There is an old Church in ruins in the Townland of Curraghs, situated on a point of land running into Lough Allen. It is called St. Patrick’s Church and by the Irish speaking people Teampull na gCurrachadha, as it is situated in the Townland of Curraghs.” 134/266 "
Nóta
1641?
?Carraghes
Inq. Leathanach: 183
1731
Corragha alias Nacorragh als Corraghashane
CGn. Leathanach: 67.455.46765
1735
Curraghs o/w Corraghs
CGn. Leathanach: 78.523.57537
1817
Curraghs
Larkin
1834?
Curraghs
TAB Leathanach: Innéacs, 21 (60:16/8)
1836
Curraghs North
BS:AL
1836
Curraghs North
Larkin (Li)
1836
Curraghs North
Buck, H.:AL
1836
Curraghs
Peace, Clerk of:AL
1836
Currachadha
pl:AL
1836
Currachadha
'moors, or marshes'
OD:AL
1836
Curraghs
OD:AL

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