townland
An Choill Gharbh
genitive: na Coille Gairbhe
(Irish)
Kilgarve
(English)

Glossary

coill, coillidh, coillte, coille
English wood
English rough, rough one

Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

Centrepoint

53.922, -9.39782latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1611
Keillgarron
Inq.(ME) Leathanach: I.71
1617
Kilgarve
Inq.(ME) Leathanach: II.273
1619
Killgarrowe and Dunoewone 1 qr
CPR Leathanach: 427
1635
Keillegarve 1 qr.
Straff. Inq. ME Leathanach: §272V
1661
Killgarve als Killegarve 1 Qr.
BSD (ME) Leathanach: 96
1685
Killgaron
Hib. Del.
1725
Kellgarriff
CGn. Imleabhar: 46.389.29042
1830-40
Cruaghmual
CM:AL
1830-40
Cruagh Mual
BM:AL
1830-40
Cruaghmoyle
OD:AL
1830-40
cruach mhaol, bald stack or rick
OD:AL
1830
Kellgarriff
Bald Leathanach: 13
1833
Kilgarriff
TAB Leathanach: §23
1838
Killgorrive
BS:AL Leathanach: ME061,37
1838
Kellgarriff
CM:AL Leathanach: ME061,37
1838
Coill gharbh, 'rough wood'
OD:AL Leathanach: ME061,37
1838
Kilgarue
OD:AL Leathanach: ME061,37
1838
Kellgarriff
BM:AL Leathanach: ME061,37

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