townland
An tSraith
genitive: na Sraithe
validated name
(Irish)
Srah
(English)

Glossary

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

Explanatory note

Centrepoint

53.3779, -7.19358latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1550
Sraa
Offaly Survey
1551
Graa
F Leathanach: 687
1659
Shragho
Cen. Leathanach: 440
1837
Shra
Bog Rep. 1810: AL
1837
Sragh
BS:AL
1837
Shra
CM:AL
1837
Sragh
Lease (Dames):AL
1837
Shraghmore in connection with other names in the Bar.
Inq. J I:AL
1837
Srath
OD:AL
1837
Sragh
Wakely Map:AL

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