townland
Caisleán Bhun Tráisce
genitive: Chaisleán Bhun Tráisce
validated name
(Irish)
Castlematrix
(English)

Glossary

English (river-)mouth, bottom(-land)
English castle

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the castle of Bun Tráisce
    bun, 'bottom'; tráisc, 'thrush, waterhen?'. Féach bf Cúirt Bhun Tráisce sa pharóiste céanna

  • English

    the castle of Bun Tráisce
    bun, 'bottom'; tráisc, 'thrush, waterhen?'. See the townland Cúirt Bhun Tráisce / Courtmatrix in the same parish

Centrepoint

52.515, -8.95727latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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