Place-names in Ireland


Place-name data

The place-name data featured in this resource is copyright of the University of Glasgow. Tables of data are available to download as csv files, or as JSON data from the project's API. All place-name data taken from this resource should be properly attributed. They are made available through a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International licence. This allows users to share and adapt the materials freely with the appropriate attribution. Please see further details of this licence here:

Parish Boundaries

Copyright Scottish Government, contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right (2018). View the parish data website

Map Layers

The map interface was produced using the Leaflet.js library. Attribution for the base layers is as follows:

Default map:
Tiles © Esri — Esri, DeLorme, NAVTEQ, TomTom, Intermap, iPC, USGS, FAO, NPS, NRCAN, GeoBase, Kadaster NL, Ordnance Survey, Esri Japan, METI, Esri China (Hong Kong), and the GIS User Community

Satellite map:
Tiles © Esri — Source: Esri, i-cubed, USDA, USGS, AEX, GeoEye, Getmapping, Aerogrid, IGN, IGP, UPR-EGP, and the GIS User Community

Satellite map with labels:
Base map data © OpenStreetMap contributors, CC-BY-SA, Imagery © Mapbox

Bartholomew Quarter Inch, 1940 map:
National Library of Scotland Historic Maps

GSGS One-Inch, 1941-3 map:
National Library of Scotland Historic Maps