townland
Leacht Mhurchaidh
genitive: Leacht Mhurchaidh
validated name
(Irish)
Laghtmurragha
(English)

Glossary

leacht, sleacht
English grave-mound, monument

Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

Centrepoint

54.3152, -9.64338latitude, longitude
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Properties

GGaeltacht

Archival records

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Historical references

1635
Leaghmorogh, the half qr of
Straff. Inq. ME Leathanach: §57
1635
Leackmagh [sic], ½ cartron in
Straff. Inq. ME Leathanach: §57V
1661
Laghtinahy ½ qr., Omerereagh &
BSD (ME) Leathanach: 203
1685
Leaghtmurahy
Hib. Del.
1711
Lacklinahu [sic]
CGn. Imleabhar: 6.262.2102
1740
Lactmella [sic]... Loghmurragh
CGn. Imleabhar: 99.227.60826
1748
Leaghmurragh
CGn. Imleabhar: 131.183.88611
1750
Loghmurraghy and Owinarragh
CGn. Imleabhar: 143.524.98052
1751
Lackmalla…Loughmurrogh
CGn. Imleabhar: 141.554.99695
1754
Lactmore… Loughmurragh
CGn. Imleabhar: 169.85.112879
1756
Laitmore… Loughmurragh
CGn. Imleabhar: 181.73.119978
1766
Laughtmorrough
CGn. Imleabhar: 249.227.150385
1780
Loughmurragh orw. Morragh
CGn. Imleabhar: 336.118.224083
1780
Lachmella orw. Lachmolla orw. Laghmoragh… Lacmole
CGn. Imleabhar: 336.118.224083
1788
Loughmurragh
CGn. Imleabhar: 396.328.261490
1830
Laghtmorougha
Bald
1834
Laghmurra
TAB Leathanach: §2
1838
Laghtmurragha
BS:AL Leathanach: G034,2,36
1838
Laghmorougha
BM:AL Leathanach: G034,2,36
1838
Laghtmorougha
CM:AL Leathanach: G034,2,36
1838
Laghtmurragh
TAB Leathanach: G034,2,36
1838
Laghtmurragha
Maj. Bingham : AL Leathanach: G034,2,36
1838
Leacht Mhurchadha, 'Murrough's monument,' 'Monumentum Murchadi'
OD:AL Leathanach: G034,2,36
1838
Leacht Murcadh
pl:AL Leathanach: G034,2,36
1838
Laghtmurragha
OD:AL Leathanach: G034,2,36

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