Information about Slievanulty or Slieveanultagh

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Slievanulty or Slieveanultagh
Irish Form of Name:
Sliabh an Ultaigh
the Ulsterman’s mountain
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Slievanulty or Slieveanultagh
Sliabh an Ultaigh
Sheveanultagh By. Sketch Map
Sheveanultagh Cornelius O’Kelly, Esq.
Sheveanultagh Manus Ward, Esq.
Slavenultagh Michl. D. Bellew
Sheveanultagh Michl. Shaughnessy, Esq.
There is nothing remarkable in this village only being composed of 14 houses in pretty good repair and Slieveanultagh so called by the inhabitants therein.
This village is situated on the townland of Ballantleva on the South of this parish in the Barony of Tiaquin.

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
Slievanulty or Slieveanultagh is in Ballintleva townland.

Information From Maps

Original OS maps at the Ordnance Survey of Ireland website.
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Slievanulty or Slieveanultagh
Information from the National Monuments Service.
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Archaeological map from the National Monuments Service