townland
Bun Raite Thoir
genitive: Bhun Raite Thoir
(Irish)
Bunratty East
(English)

Glossary

English (river-)mouth, bottom(-land)

Centrepoint

52.7061, -8.80915latitude, longitude
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Historical references

18ú h.
Bunraite
Add. MS 20717
BM Cat. Leathanach: I.69
1277
i Mun Ratti
AIF
1279
go Bun Rati
AIF
1288
Bunratty
CDI Leathanach: 3.207, 208
c.1302-6
Bunrath
Pap. Tax. Leathanach: 301
1350
go Bun Raite
CThoir. Leathanach: 8
1408
Bonnrate
CPL Leathanach: 6.129
1427
Bunrathy
Ann. Laon. Leathanach: 14
1443
Bunrachtyd
Ann. Laon. Leathanach: 33
1463
Bunarte
Ann. Laon. Leathanach: 38
1463
Bunrate
Ann. Laon. Leathanach: 40
1464
Bonrate
Ann. Laon. Leathanach: 41
1466
Bunrathy
Ann. Laon. Leathanach: 44
1558
Bunraite
ARÉ Leathanach: 1562
1573
Poraisde Bunraiti
AID Leathanach: 71
1574
Dangen
Carew Mss. Leathanach: 4.472
c.1580
Bunratty
TCD E.2.14, castles
Co. an Chl. Leathanach: 103
1586
Bonratty
Inq.(Ga) Leathanach: 1.68
1586
Dengyn y Vyggen, barony of
Inq.(Ga) Leathanach: 1.69
1610
Bunratt, Bonrattie
CPR Leathanach: 157
1615
Bonratty
RVis. (Kill.) Leathanach: 215
1650
Bun Raite
LM Leathanach: 389
c.1655
Bunrattie
DS
1659
Bunratty
Cen. Leathanach: 163
c.1660
Bunratty
BSD (Cl) Leathanach: 172
1666
Bunratty, barony
ASE Leathanach: 60,22
1685
Bunratty
Hib. Del.
1787
Bunratty
Pelham (Cl)
1839
bun raite
OD:AL
1839
poraisde bunraiti
pl:AL
1840
Bunratty
AL

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