Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

electoral division

townland

townland
An Chúirt
genitive: na Cúirte
validated name
(Irish)
Court
(English)

Other names

An tSeanchúirt
genitive: na Seanchúirte
historical name
(Irish)

Glossary

English old

Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

electoral division

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the court
    An tSeanchúirt an tseanfhoirm i bhfianaise an 16ú haois (e.g. 1586 'Tannacourte', 'Kyllshanacourte', Peyton Survey)

  • English

    the court
    The form An tSeanchúirt, 'the old court', is found in 16th century sources (e.g. 1586 'Tannacourte', 'Kyllshanacourte', Peyton Survey)

Centrepoint

52.5703, -9.33349latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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