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townland
Gortalougha
(English)

Centrepoint

52.858, -9.24004latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1660c
Gortenloghane & Clonybegg
BSD (Cl) Leathanach: 550
1696
Gortneloghy
Inq.(Cl) Leathanach: 1, 292
1839
Gurkalough
Keane Map 1714:AL Leathanach: Cl029,41
1839
Gort a' locha, 'field of the lake'
OD:AL Leathanach: Cl029,41
1839
Gortaloughă
OD:AL Leathanach: Cl029,41
1839
[Gortalougha]
"Loughakil is situated on its eastern, and Loughnacarriga on its northern boundary...There is a large lough in this townland called Loughakit bounding Derryharriv" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Cl029,41
1839
Gurtalougha
BS:AL Leathanach: Cl029,41
1839
Gort a locha
pl:AL Leathanach: Cl029,41
1992
ˌgortəˈlokə ˌgortəˈloxə
Áit.

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