Information about Cnoc a t-Saighdetura

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Cnoc a t-Saighdetura
Irish Form of Name:
the soldier’s hill
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Cnoc a t-Saighdetura
Knockaunasidura Counsellor Reid
Knockaunasidura John Burke, Esqr.
Knockaunasidura Mr. O’Callaghan
Knockaunasidura Revd. Hugh B. Hulett
Knockaunasidura The inhabitants
A farm so called on which there are some houses and fences? covered with trees, but does not consist of any matter worthy of remark, and the inhabitants only are aware of it being so called.
In the north end of the townland of Cloontyconnaught about 1½ mile W. S.W. of Mount Shannon.

Townland Information

What is a townland?:
A townland is one of the smallest land divisions in Ireland. They range in size from a few acres to thousands of acres. Many are Gaelic in origin, but some came into existence after the Norman invasion of 1169
Cnoc a t-Saighdetura is in Cloontyconnaught townland.

Information From Maps

Original OS maps at the Ordnance Survey of Ireland website.
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Cnoc a t-Saighdetura
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