townland
An tSraith Chaoin
genitive: na Sraithe Caoine
(Irish)
Sraheen
(English)

Glossary

English pleasant, fair
srath, sraith
English holm, river-meadow, valley-bottom

Centrepoint

53.7099, -9.4505latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1617
Sraithkin
Inq.(ME) Leathanach: II.285
1661
Sraghkeene 1 Cart
BSD (ME) Leathanach: 103
1685c
Srakin
Hib. Del.
1710c
Shraghkeene 1 Car.
CRL Leathanach: 2A.3.16, 83
1792
Shraghkeen
QRL Leathanach: 2A.6.73, 349
1812
Sraighkeen
Bald Bog Map
1830
Sraighkeen
Bald Uimhir: 18
1837
Sraighkeen
TAB Leathanach: §48
1838
Sragheen
BS:AL Leathanach: ME010,2
1838
Shraighkeen
Vestry Cess 1833:AL Leathanach: ME010,2
1838
Shraghkeen
TAB:AL Leathanach: ME010,2
1838
Shraghkeene
S&V:AL Leathanach: ME010,2
1838
Shraghkeene
Excise QRL:AL Leathanach: ME010,2
1838
Sraighkeen
CM:AL Leathanach: ME010,2
1838
Sragheen
["Rent Office, Westport"];
Rent Office:AL (ME) Leathanach: ME010,2
1838
Shraheens
Special Sessions 1837:AL Leathanach: ME010,2
1838
Sraithín
pl:AL Leathanach: ME010,2
1838
Sraithín, 'a small holm or strath'
OD:AL Leathanach: ME010,2
1838
Sraheen
OD:AL Leathanach: ME010,2

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