Celebrating Ulster's Townlands

 

PLACE-NAMES IN THE EXHIBITION FROM CO. TYRONE

 

Place-name

Irish/Scots Form

Translation

Townland?

County etc

Aghaveagh

Achadh Bheitheach

"field of the birch"

townland

Tyrone

Aghintain

Achadh an tSíáin

"field of the foxglove"

townland

Tyrone

Aghnamirigan

Achadh na Meireagán

"field of the foxgloves"

townland

Tyrone

Altnavannog

Alt na bhFeannóg

"glen of the scaldcrows"

townland

Tyrone

Arboe

Ard Bó

"height of the cows"

parish

Tyrone

Barnes

Bearnas

"gap"

townland

Tyrone

Beragh

Biorach

"place of peaks"

townland

Tyrone

Bernish

Bearnais

"gap"

townland

Tyrone

Bessie Bell

Sliabh Troim

"mountain of the elder tree"

hill

Tyrone

Binnafreaghan

Binn an Phréacháin

"peak of the crow"

townland

Tyrone

Cappagh

An Cheapach

"land cleared of trees"

parish

Tyrone

Castlederg

Caisleán na Deirge

"castle on the Derg"

 

Tyrone

Cavanakeeran

Cabhán an Chaorthainn

"hill of the rowan"

townland

Tyrone

Clogher

Clochar

"stone structure"

parish

Tyrone

Clogherny Glebe Lower

Clocharnaigh

"stony place"

townland

Tyrone

Clonavaddy

Cluain na Madadh

"meadow of the dogs/foxes"

townland

Tyrone

Cloonycoppoge

Cluain na gCopóg

"meadow of the dock"

townland

Tyrone

Coolatinny

Cúil an tSionnaigh

"corner of the fox"

townland

Tyrone

Craigmonaghan +surnames

Creag Muineacháin

"rock of the bushy place"

townland

Tyrone

Cranny

Crannaigh

"place of trees"

townland

Tyrone

Creggandevesky

Creag an Dubhuisce

"rock of the black water"

townland

Tyrone

Cronghill

Creamhchoill

"garlic wood"

townland

Tyrone

Culrevog

Cúil Riabhóg

"corner of the pipits"

townland

Tyrone

Derry Stone

Damhchloich

"ox-stone"

 

Tyrone

Damphcloy

Damhchloich

"ox-stone"

 

Tyrone

Derg River

An Dearg

"the red one"

river

Tyrone

Donaghanie

Domhnach an Eich

"church of the horse"

townland

Tyrone

Donaghmore

Domhnach Mór

"great church"

townland

Tyrone

Donaghrisk

Domhnach Réisc

"church of the marsh"

townland

Tyrone

Dungannon

Dún Geanainn

"Gannon's fort"

town

Tyrone

Dunmisk

Dún Meascáin

"Mescán's hill fort"

townland

Tyrone

Dunrevan

?Dún an Chríocháin

"fort of the small district"

townland

Tyrone

Edenderry

Éadan Doire

"hillbrow of the oakwood"

townland

Tyrone

Errigal Keerogue

Aireagal Chiaráin

"St Ciarán's oratory"

parish

Tyrone

Eskermore

Eiscir Mór

"big esker/gravel ridge"

townland

Tyrone

Fallaghearn

Fál an Chaorthainn

"rowan hedge"

townland

Tyrone

Fernaghandrum

Fearnach an Droma

"alder place of the ridge"

townland

Tyrone

Ganvaghan + surnames

Gainmheachán

"little sandy place"

townland

Tyrone

Garvaghy

Garbhachadh

"rough field"

townland

Tyrone

Glenlark

Gleann Lárc

"glen of the forking valleys"

 

Tyrone

Glennageeragh

Gleann na gCaorach

"glen of the sheep"

townland

Tyrone

Golan + surnames

Gabhlán

"little fork"

townland

Tyrone

Gortin

Goirtín

"little enclosed field"

village

Tyrone

Gortnaskea

Gort na Sceiche

"field of the thorn"

townland

Tyrone

Kilcroagh

Coill Chruaiche

"wood of the round hill"

townland

Tyrone

Kildress

Cill Dris

"church of brambles"

townland

Tyrone & Antrim

Killymaddy

Coill na Madadh

"wood of the dogs/foxes"

townland

Tyrone

Kilnahushogue

Coill na hUiseoige

"wood of the lark"

townland

Tyrone

Kinnegillion

Cionn na gCuilleann

"headland of the hollytrees"

townland

Tyrone

Knockadreen

Cnoc an Draighin

"hill of blackthorn"

townland

Tyrone

Knockbrack

Cnoc Breac

"variegated hill"

townland

Tyrone

Knockiniller

Cnoc an Iolair

"hill of the eagle"

townland

Tyrone

Knockmany

Cnoc mBáine

"Báine's hill"

townland

Tyrone

Knocknarney

Cnoc na nAirní

"hill of the sloes"

townland

Tyrone

Lanaglug

Lann na gClog

"church of the bells"

townland

Tyrone

Legnacoppoge

Lag na gCopóg

"hollow of the dock"

townland?

Tyrone

Lisnaharney

Lios na hAirne

"fort of the sloe"

townland

Tyrone

Longfield

Leamhchoill

"elm-wood"

townland

Tyrone

Loughry

Luachraigh

"rushy place"

townland

Tyrone

Magheralamfield

Machaire Leamhchoille

"plain of the elm-wood"

townland

Tyrone

Mullaghmore

Mullach Mór

"big summit"

townland

Tyrone

Mullantain

Mullach an tSíáin

"hill of the foxglove"

townland

Tyrone

Mullasilloga

Mullach Saileogach

"hill of willows"

townland

Tyrone

Mullynaveagh

Mullach na bhFiach

"summit of the ravens"

townland

Tyrone

Mullynure

Mullach an Iúir

"summit of the yew tree"

townland

Tyrone

Mulnagore

Mullach na nGabhar

"hill of the goats"

townland

Tyrone

Omagh

An Ómaigh

"the untilled plain"

town

Tyrone

Owenreagh

Abhainn Riabhach

"speckled river"

river

Tyrone

Pollnameeltogue

Poll na Míoltóg

"hollow of the midges"

 

Tyrone

Reloagh

Ráth Locha

"fort of the lake"

townland

Tyrone

Remackin

Ráth Meacán

"fort of wild parsnips"

townland

Tyrone

Reskatirriff

Riasc an Tairbh

"marsh of the bull"

townland

Tyrone

Rosnamuck

Ros na Muc

"wood of the pigs"

townland

Tyrone

Routing Burn, the

routing burn (SC)

"roaring stream"

boundary stream

Tyrone

Sanaghanroe

Sabhanachán Rua

"red place of wild juniper"

townland

Tyrone

Sheskinshule

Seisceann Siúil

"the moving bog"

townland

Tyrone

Strabane

An tSrath Bán

"the white river holm"

town

Tyrone

Strule

Sruthail

"stream"

river

Tyrone

Sullenboy

Sailean Buí

"yellow willows"

townland

Tyrone

Tattynure

Taite an Iúir

"Tate of the yew tree"

townland

Tyrone

Terryglassog

Tír na nGlasóg

"land of the wagtails"

townland

Tyrone

Tremoge

Tromóg

"elder place"

townland

Tyrone

Trillick

Trileac

"three stones/stone tomb"

 

Tyrone

Tyrone

Tír Eoghain

"Eoghan's land"

district

Tyrone

Unshinagh

Uinseanach

"place of ash trees"

townland

Tyrone