Uachtair Áird
Community ID
 
1132
 
Alternate Names
 
Oughterard / Uachtaraird / Uachtar Ard
 
Region
 
Kildare
 
Medieval Location
 
in Mag Laigen / Tulcha na Ríoghraide, over the Lithphe of Leinster
 
Modern Location
 
Oughterard hill in Bar. South Salt / in deaconry Naas / near Naas and Clane
 
Date Founded
 
550-650 (circa)
 
Foundation Information
 

St. Bridget (not Brigid of Kildare)

 
Notable Heads
 

Tarcairten of Uachtaraid

 
State Of Medieval Structure
 

round tower still extant (uncertain) and old church

 
Manuscript Sources
 

Book of Armagh [UN=40004], 127

 
Contributors
 
R. Eickwort
 
Date Started
 
550
 
Length
 
535