townland
An Láithreach
genitive: an Láithrigh
(Irish)
Laragh
(English)

Centrepoint

53.9967, -7.86767 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
Ca, Co, FM, Ga, CD, Do, Lo, Mu, Sl, TE, IM, CM
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Láthrach = A site, a house site. Láthrach is the genitive case of láthair and it may mean an open space, a site, a site of a building or a grave, an appointed place of meeting, a battle field…. formerly part of the Termon lands of Fenagh Abbey. "
Nóta
1620
Larry
Inq. Leathanach: 142
1655
Larhagh
DS
1660c
Larhagh
BSD Leathanach: 45
1685
Larha
Hib. Del.
1833
Laragh
TAB Leathanach: 75, Nóta: (61:16/12) Innéacs
1836
Laragh
BS:AL
1836
Laragh
Buck, H.:AL
1836
Laragh
OD:AL
1836
Larah
Barbor, J.:AL
1836
Larhagh
DS Ref.:AL
1836
Larr-ath,
'the middle ford'
Quinn, E.:AL
1836
Lathrach,
'the site of a house'
OD:AL
1836
Loragh
HCons PR:AL 
1836
Lorragh
S&V:AL

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