townland
An Currach
genitive: an Churraigh
validated name
(Irish)
Moorland
(English)

Glossary

English marsh

Centrepoint

54.0175, -6.41181 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1320
le Morlond
New Town of Dundalk... le Morlond, Kyngyskerr'. Uimh.59. Lch.27.
Dowd. D
1431
?Incurragh 1 caruacate (bf 161 acra)
Reg. Swayne Leathanach: 135
1667
?Moore Lands
ASE Leathanach: 111
1667
?Mooreland Parke
ASE Leathanach: 142
1777
Moorland
TS
1785c
Moorland
Clanbrassil Leathanach: 52
1836
Moorland
AL
1836
No Irish name
OD:AL

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