townland
Ceathrú na Gona
genitive: Cheathrú na Gona
(Irish)
Carrowgun
(English)

Glossary

English quarterland

Centrepoint

54.1878, -9.07918latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Carrowgun
Carrowgun in Sligo; this is not a case of neuter eclipsis, but a shortening from Ceathramha-na-gcon, quarter of the hounds (place for the meet?).
Joyce Leathanach: 186, Imleabhar: III
n/a
Nóta
n/a
Nóta
n/a
Nóta
1590
Kearowengonn
F Leathanach: 5459
1617
Carrownagonan
CPR Leathanach: 347b
1655–7
Carrowguna
DS
1660c
Carrowneguna
BSD Leathanach: 167
1666
Carroeguna
ASE Leathanach: 80
1685c
Carowgunagh
Hib. Del.
1725
Carrowguna
CGn. Leathanach: 46.375.28950
1821
Carrowganna ows. [ ] owgan ows. Attycree
CGn. Leathanach: 768.95.520830
1834
Carrowgun
TAB
1836
Carrowgun
BS:AL Leathanach: Sl011,25
1836
Carrowgun
Larkin Map:AL Leathanach: Sl011,25
1836
Carrowgun
Strong, W.:AL Leathanach: Sl011,25
1836
Carrowgun
Groves:AL Leathanach: Sl011,25
1836
Carrowgun
Atkinson, L.:AL (Sl) Leathanach: Sl011,25
1836
Carrowgun
Ormsby, W.:AL Leathanach: Sl011,25
1836
Carowgun
Wingfield's Map 1739:AL Leathanach: Sl011,25
1836
Carowneguna
DS Ref.:AL Leathanach: Sl011,25
1836
Carownegun[a]
DS Bar. List:AL Leathanach: Sl011,25
1836
Ceathramh Ghunna
pl:AL Leathanach: Sl011,25
1836
Ceathramh Ghunna, 'quarter of the gun'
OD:AL Leathanach: Sl011,25
1836
Carrowgun
OD:AL Leathanach: Sl011,25
1836
Carrowgun
Larkin (Sl):AL

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