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Ardach
genitive: Ardach
non-validated name
(Irish)
Ardagh
(English)

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54.097, -9.23021latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1617
Ardagh
Inq.(ME) Leathanach: I.159
1635
Ardagh 3 half qrs
Straff. Inq. ME Leathanach: 254
1635
Ardagh, ½ qr of
Straff. Inq. ME Leathanach: 210
1657c
Rathmogana ½ qr.... Dromreagh ½ qr., and Ovulture ½ qr.
DS Leathanach: 213; Innéacs 208-209
1661
Ardagh 4 Qrs. (vizt) Ardagh 1½ qrs vizt. Rahinegore ½ qr, Ulter als Ultore ½ qr., Drumreagh als Rahinreogh ½ qr.
BSD (ME) Leathanach: 187
1761
Ardagh
CGn. Imleabhar: 214.77.140108
1838
Ardagh
Bar. List 1769:AL Leathanach: ME019,3
1838
Ardagh
Bald:AL Leathanach: ME019,3
1838
Ardagh
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: ME019,3
1838
Ardagh
Strafford:AL Leathanach: ME019,3
1838
Ardagh
BS:AL Leathanach: ME019,3
1838
[Ardagh]
"In this townland stands the ruins of an old friary from which the parish derives its name. There is a grave y. attached to it. In the N. of this townland is what is called the Bed of Darby & Grace." [Desc. Rem.]; "Old Friary & Leaba Diarmada as Grá[...]" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: ME019,3

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