Participants

The project is being organised and carried out by a community group or meitheal:

  • Dermot Diamond (Project manager)
  • Seamus McGinley
  • Rónán Ó Gealbháin
  • Rónán Ó Dochartaigh (Oideas Gael)
  • Aisling Ní Churraighín (Béal an Phobail)

This group came together in early 2021 to create a map of the placenames throughout the parish of Gleann Cholm Cille and to gather as much information in relation to these names as possible. We welcome anybody else who would like to get involved in any aspect of the work.

In addition to the written sources used by the project, we have collected information from the following people:

  • Annette McBrearty
  • Aodh Ó Domhnaill
  • Brendan O’Gara
  • Celine Maloney
  • Christine Bn Uí Churraighín
  • Eileen Maloney
  • Enda McGinley
  • Feardorcha Ua hÁrdaigh
  • Francie O’Donnell
  • Frankie Gillespie
  • Gene Eoghain Ó Curraighín
  • George Doherty
  • James Hegarty
  • Jim McLaughlin
  • Kieran Breslin
  • Liam Ó Cuinneagáin
  • Martina Byrne
  • Mickey Cunningham
  • Paddy Gillespie
  • Paddy Maloney
  • Paddy O’Donnell
  • Peter Anthony McGinley
  • Proinsias Ó Curraighín
  • Proinsias Ward
  • Rory O’Donnell
  • Séamus Doherty
  • Seosamh Ua Ghallchobhair

We are extrememly grateful to all those who shared their knowledge with us.