townland
An Oirimh
genitive: na hOirimhe
non-validated name
(Irish)
Erriff
(English)

Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

electoral division

Centrepoint

53.6663, -9.52862latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1661
Erritt als Erriffe... 4 Qrs...
BSD (ME) Leathanach: 103
1661
Erriffe 1 Cartron, Clandy
BSD (ME) Leathanach: 114
1672c
Erriff, Errifftrin
Hib. Del.
1677
Erriffe, Claddy alias
ASE Leathanach: 234.6
1678
Erritt als Erriffe, with the salmonfishing
ASE Leathanach: 249.9
1680
Erresse, one third of
ASE Leathanach: 268.14
1680
Erriffe, the mountain of Dromseneagh alias
ASE Leathanach: 268.14
1698
Erriffe, the Salmon Fishing of
Browne's RR Leathanach: 1698
1699
Erriffe 4 qrs
Browne's RR Leathanach: 1699
1704
Erriffe, salmon fishing of
Browne's RR Leathanach: 1704
1708c
Erriffe 4 qrs
Browne’s Lands Leathanach: I
1708c
Erriff 4 qrs
Browne’s Lands Leathanach: II
1710c
Urriffe als Erriffe als Erritt
CRL Leathanach: 2A.3.16, 73, 85
1729
Erriffe
CGn. Imleabhar: 64.75.42673
1761
Erriffe
CGn. Imleabhar: 216.97.141932
1780c
Errive, Erriffe
CGn. Imleabhar: 378.149.252514
1792
Erriffe
QRL Leathanach: 2A.6.74, 170, 302
1802
Erriff kish [sic]
Browne's RR Leathanach: 1802
1818
Erreff fish[ing], Erriff Wood
Sligo RR Leathanach: 1818
1830
Errive
Bald Uimhir: 18
1833
Erriff kish & Glanicalle
Browne's RR Leathanach: 1833
1838
Erriffe or Eriffe or Erith
Excise QRL:AL Leathanach: ME009,27
1838
Errive
CM:AL Leathanach: ME009,27
1838
Erriff
BS:AL Leathanach: ME009,27
1838
Erriff
Vestry Cess 1833:AL Leathanach: ME009,27
1838
Erriff
TAB:AL Leathanach: ME009,27
1838
Eríf
Giblin, P.:AL Leathanach: ME009,27
1838
Erruff
S&V:AL Leathanach: ME009,27
1838
Erriff
OD:AL Leathanach: ME009,27
1838
Erriff
["Rent Office, Westport"];
Rent Office:AL (ME) Leathanach: ME009,27
1838
Eirimh
pl:AL Leathanach: ME009,27
1838
Oirimh, 'arable land'
OD:AL Leathanach: ME009,27

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