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Irish Place Names, 2nd Series John Player & Sons - 1929
Notes: Cards are approximately 1-3/8" x 2-5/8". Card fronts feature full-colour artwork and card backs feature descriptive text. Thanks to cigarettecardsuk for assistance!
No. Title, English & Old Irish Meaning 1 Ballinsloe, Béal-Átha-Na-Sluaigheadh The Ford-Mouth of the Hostings 2 Ballygowan, Baile-Ghabhann The Town of the Smiths 3 Bantry, Beanntraighe The Race of Beann 4 Blarney, Blárna A Little Field 5 Carlow, Ceatharloch The Four lakes 6 Cashel, Caiseal A Circular Stone Fort 7 Clonmacnoise, Cluain-Mic-Nois The Meadow of the Son of Nos 8 Donegal, Dun-Na-Ngall The Fortress of the Foreigners 9 Drogheda, Droighead-Átha The Bridge of the Ford 10 Fermoy, Feara-Muighe The Men of the Plain 11 Glendalough, Gleann-Da-Locha The Valley of the Two Lakes 12 Kanturk, Cork., Ceann-Tuirc The Hill of the Boar 13 Kilcullen, Cill-Cuilinn The Church of the Holly 14 Kilkenny, Cill-Cainnigh The Church of St. Cainneach 15 Lismore, Lios-Mór The Great Lis or Enclosure 16 Macroom, Magh-Cromtha The Sloping Field 17 Monaghan, Muineachán A Little Shrubbery 18 Rush, Ros-Eó The Peninsula of the Yew-Trees 19 Skerries, Sceire Sharp Sea Rocks 20 Skibbereen, Scibirín A Place Frequented by Scibs (i.e. Boats) 21 Tralee, Kerry, Traigh-Li The Strand of Li 22 Thurles, Durlas Ui Fogarta O'Fogarty's Strong Fort 23 Tipperary, Tiobraid-Arann The Well of Ara 24 Trim, Meath, Áth-Truim The Ford of the Alder-Tree 25 Tuam, Galway, Tuaim-Da-Ghualann The Tumulus of the Two Sjpi;ders Searchwords: jahoc, yr1929, mfrPlayer, catPlaces©2015 Jeff Allender. Comments, updates, & corrections are welcomed!