townland
An Chathair (Power)
genitive: na Cathrach
(Irish)
Caher (Power)
(English)

Centrepoint

52.9628, -8.65839latitude, longitude
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Historical references

An Chathair: Postbhaile i mB.F. Caher (Power).
Cf. Cahermurphy, P. Kilmihil, Bar. Clonderalaw.
Cahermurphy (D E D) : Cathair Mhurchú
1581
Caher?
F Leathanach: 3820
1592
Caher
Inq. Leathanach: 1.30
1614
Cahe(r)
Inq. Leathanach: 1.136
1624
Caher
Inq. Leathanach: 2.35
1624
Cahir
Inq. Leathanach: 2.25
1659
Cahirr
Cen. Leathanach: 169
c1660
Caghir
BSD Leathanach: 17
1685
Cagher
Hib. Del.
1787
Cahirmurphy
Pelham (Cl)
1839
Cathair Murchúdha
OD:AL
1839
Caher Murphy, Power, Rice
BS:AL

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