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Carlow (Ireland)


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  • Variants

    • Carlow, Ire. (City)
    • Carlow (Carlow)
    • Ceatharlach (Ireland)
    • Caherlagh (Ireland)
    • Caterlagh (Ireland)
    • Catherlagh (Ireland)
  • Additional Information

    • Descriptor

        Cities and towns
    • Descriptor

        Capitals (Cities)
    • Descriptor

        County town
    • Associated Locale

        Ireland
    • Associated Locale

        Leinster (Ireland)
    • Associated Locale

        Carlow (Ireland : County)
    • Associated Locale

        Carlow (Ireland : Civil parish)
    • Associated Locale

        Clonmelsh (Ireland : Civil parish)
    • Associated Locale

        Urglin (Ireland : Civil parish)
  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Closely Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Carlow (Carlow)
    • Carlow, Ire. (City)
  • Sources

    • found: Farrell, W. Carlow in '98, 1949.
    • found: Survey gaz. of the British Isles, 1943(Carlow, parish and urban district, in county of the same name; no other ppl. cited)
    • found: Ó Raigáin, E. Ceatharlach, "the fort by the lake," a historical map, 1989:map recto (Ceatharlach; Carlow)
    • found: GeoNames, algorithmically matched, 2009(ppl; 52°50ʹ27ʺN 006°55ʹ34ʺW)
    • found: GEOnet, 25 July 2017(Carlow (approved; English); also approved: Ceatharlach (Irish); geopolitical entity name: Ireland; first-order administrative division name: Carlow / Ceatharlach [the county]; 52° 50ʹ 27ʺ N, 006° 55ʹ 34ʺ W; 52.840833 [N], -6.926111 [W]; seat of a first-order administrative division)
    • found: Logainm.ie (Placenames database of Ireland), 25 July 2017(Ceatharlach; validated name (Irish); genitive: Cheatharlach; Carlow (English); town; county: Ceatharlach / Carlow; civil parishes: Ceatharlach / Carlow, Cluain Meilsí / Clonmelsh, and Iorchuileann / Urglin; latitude: 52.8390513808296020; longitude: -6.9165758612961401) - https://www.logainm.ie/1411922.aspx
    • found: Wikipedia, 25 July 2017(Carlow; Irish: Ceatharlach; the county town of County Carlow, Ireland, in the south-east of Ireland; province: Leinster; historically, the name was anglicised as Caherlagh, Caterlagh, and Catherlagh, which are closer to the Irish spelling; 52° 49ʹ 50.16ʺ N, 006° 55ʹ 54.12ʺ W; 52.8306 [N], -6.9317 [W])
  • Change Notes

    • 1982-12-07: new
    • 2017-07-28: revised
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