Information about Cathair, a stonefort
Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books
Cathair, a stonefort
Irish Form of Name:
a stone fort
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Cathair, a stonefort Local
Situated at the East end of the townland of Culleen.
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
Cathair, a stonefort is in Culleen townland.
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