townland
An Cheapach Liath
genitive: na Ceapaí Léithe
(Irish)
Cappalea
(English)

Glossary

ceapach, ceapaigh
English plot of land, tillage plot
liath, léith
English grey, grey place, grey horse

Centrepoint

52.8391, -8.63502 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1771
Cappagh leagh
CGn. Leathanach: 289.55.189183
1807
Cappalegh
CGn. Leathanach: 588.278.399636
1839
Cappalea
AL
1839
Ceapa liath
OD:AL
1839
Ceapa liath
pl:AL

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