Information about Scohatimlere

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Irish Form of Name:
Sgoth a t-simléir
point of the chimney
Civil Parish:
Ballynakill in the barony of Ballynahinch
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Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Sgoth a t-simléir
Skagh a thinnule Inhabitants
Chimney Point Inhabitants
Sgoth is a point
Is a small group of small stones on the shore 13 chains long and two broad surrounded by larger rocks.
On the N. shore of Ballynakill Bay about 14 chains N.W. of Corrig na Roantia.

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
Scohatimlere is in Derryinver townland.