Information about Sruffaunatooreencam

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Sruffaunatooreencam
Irish Form of Name:
Srothán a' Tuairín Cam
Translation:
streamlet of the crooked little bleach or green field
Civil Parish:
Ballynakill in the barony of Ballynahinch
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Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Sruffaunatooreencam
Srothán a' Tuairín Cam
Srughaun a Tooreen Com Inhabitants
Comment:
Make all the Sruffauns agree
Description:
This stream is about 6 feet wide and about 3 feet deep runs thro’ a boggy flat. It has some eels in it.
Situation:
Rises about ¼ mile N. of Lough Ina forms the boundary between Letterbrickaun and Glanina and falls nto L. Ina.

Information From Joyce's Place Names

Translation according to P. W. Joyce:
Sru and Sruh represent the Irish sruth, a stream.

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
Townland:
Sruffaunatooreencam is in Letterbreckaun townland.

Information From Maps

Original OS maps at the Ordnance Survey of Ireland website.
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Sruffaunatooreencam
Information from the National Monuments Service.
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Information From The Landed Estates Database

Information from the Landed Estates Database.
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The following is a list of those houses in this townland which are discussed in the Landed Estates Database.