townland
An Tortán
genitive: an Tortáin
(Irish)
Turtane
(English)

Centrepoint

52.7177, -6.80623 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1551
Tortancaple
F Leathanach: 719
1556
Tortannogh
Carew Mss. Leathanach: 606, 90
1563
Tartancaple
F Leathanach: 504
1604
Tartancaple
CPR Leathanach: 53
1614
Turtane
CPR Leathanach: 266
1637
Tartan
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 64 C I
1637
Tartan
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 64 C I
1655
Thorton
DS
1660c
Thorton
BSD (Ce) Leathanach: 71
1685
Thorton
Hib. Del.
1690
Tartayne
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 1 G & M
1704
Tartane
Butler map
1839
Turtane
Anderson, J., Rector:AL Leathanach: Ce 40, 7
1839
Turtane
Baily, J.B.:AL Leathanach: Ce 40, 7
1839
Turtane
BS:AL Leathanach: Ce 40, 7
1839
Thronton, Thorton
DS:AL Leathanach: Ce 40, 7
1839
Turtane
Morris, R.:AL Leathanach: Ce 40, 7
1839
Tuartán, a hillock, an isolated bank
OD:AL Leathanach: Ce 40, 7
1839
Turtán
pl OC:AL Leathanach: Ce 40, 7
1996
turˈtɑːn
Áit.
1996
turˈteːn
Áit.

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