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Ednashanlaght, County Tyrone

Origin

Éadan an tSeanleachta ‘hill brow of the old burial mound or cairn’

Background

There is no record of a mound or cairn in this townland.

References

Pat McKay/ Kay Muhr

Additional Information

Historical name form

Old FormRef. DateReference
Edneshanlaght (Revd King, rector)1835cClergyman (OSNB) no.44
~√Čadan na Seanleacht ""Brow of the Old Monuments""1835cJ O'D (OSNB) no.44
The hillbrow of the old sepulchre (leacht)1869Joyce i 523
~Eadan an t-sean leacht: Hillbrow of the old sepul1920cTNCT 6
grave monument or cairn""2003PNP talk PMcK/Omagh DC
Barony
Omagh West
Parish
Longfield West
Parish in 1851
Longfield West
Townland
None
Place name ID
3252
Place name type
T