townland
Cathair Coinn
genitive: Chathair Coinn
validated name
(Irish)
Caherquin
(English)

Centrepoint

52.1718, -10.4001 latitude, longitude
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Properties

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Archival records

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Historical references

1841
Caherquin
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci041,7
1841
Caherquin
Thompson, D. P.:AL Leathanach: Ci041,7
1841
Caherquin
Inhabs.:AL Leathanach: Ci041,7
1841
Cahirquinn
Cess Coll.:AL Leathanach: Ci041,7
1841
Cahirquin
Foley, Rev. P.:AL Leathanach: Ci041,7
1841
Cathair caoin, 'beautiful stone fort'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci041,7
1841
Cathair caoin
pl:AL Leathanach: Ci041,7
1841
Caherquin
"Compare Dunquin." [Nóta OD]
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci041,7
1971
ˌkɑhir′ˈkiːn′
Áit.

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