Gleann Láithrigh
genitive: Ghleann Láithrigh
validated name

Other names

Láithreach Láimhe
genitive: Láithreach Láimhe
historical name


English glen

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the glen of Láithreach, i.e. (the) site
    Is é an seanainm Láithreach Láimhe atá sa dara cuid den ainm. Féach freisin bf Cnoc Láithrigh [par. Baile an Gharraí]

  • English

    the glen of Láithreach, i.e. (the) site
    The second part of the name contains the old name Láithreach Láimhe. See also the name of the townland Cnoc Láithrigh / Knocklary [par. Baile an Gharraí / Ballingarry]


52.3906, -8.41161 latitude, longitude
Irish Grid (with letter)
Irish Grid (without letter)
Irish Transverse Mercator (ITM)

Archival records

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