townland
Na Fálta
genitive: na bhFálta
non-validated name
(Irish)
Faulties
(English)

Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

Explanatory note

Centrepoint

53.8784, -7.93249latitude, longitude
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Historical references

n/a
ˈfɑːltəz
Áit.
Nóta
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Fálta = Hedges, or enclosed spaces. Faulties is the English for the Irish plural of Fál, a hedge, a space enclosed by the hedge."
Nóta
<s>1622<s>
<s>Derrycarne <s>
<s>[nó Derrycarne?]<s>
CPR Leathanach: <s>529a<s>
1622
Failty
CPR Leathanach: 529a
1622
Failtie
CPR Leathanach: 529a
1622
Failty
CPR Leathanach: 529a
1655
Derecarne als Faltah
DS
c1660
Derycarne alias Ffalltagh
BSD Leathanach: 27
<s>1661<s>
<s>?Falties <s>
(p: Inishmagrath, b: Drumahaire)<s>
Inq. Leathanach: <s>187<s>
1667
Derrycarne alias Faltagh
ASE Leathanach: 167
1685
Faltagh
Hib. Del.
1709
Falties
CGn. Leathanach: 8.462.3142
c1710?
Faultis
CGn. Leathanach: 10.300.3726
1728
Faltaghs
CGn. Leathanach: 57.282.38477
1834
Faltas
Reg.of Dioc. of Ardagh (cf. TAB (61:16/13))
1836
Faultes
Rec. Name:AL Leathanach: C001,1,9
1836
Faultes
BS:AL Leathanach: C001,1,9
1836
Faultees
Buck, H.:AL Leathanach: C001,1,9
1836
Faultha, 'an enclosure,' falth-ach, 'treacherous'
Mc Donough, I.:AL Leathanach: C001,1,9
1836
Faultes
Map 1824 (Nisbett):AL Leathanach: C001,1,9
1836
Baurnawalla (new name Falles)
HCons PR:AL  Leathanach: C001,1,9
1836
Bar na bh-fáltea
"Bóthar" [scriosta] "Bár a bhaile" [pl]
pl:AL Leathanach: C001,1,9
1836
Fálta, 'hedges or enclosures'
OD:AL Leathanach: C001,1,9
1836
Faulties
OD:AL Leathanach: C001,1,9
1836
Faultes
Rec. Name:AL
1836
Faultes
BS:AL
1836
Faultees
Buck, H.:AL
1836
Faultha
'an enclosure,' falth-ach, 'treacherous'
Mc Donough, I.:AL
1836
Faultes
Map 1824 (Nisbett):AL
1836
Baurnawalla (new name Falles)
HCons PR:AL 
1836
Bar na bh-fáltea
"Bóthar" [scriosta] "Bár a bhaile" [pl]
pl:AL
1836
Fálta
'hedges or enclosures'
OD:AL
1836
Faulties
OD:AL

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