townland
Cluain na gCaorach
genitive: Chluain na gCaorach
non-validated name
(Irish)
Clonageera
(English)

Glossary

cluain, cluaine
English meadow, pasture

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the pasture of the sheep (pl.)

    Is anseo a bhí seanmhainistir Dharú, de réir thraidisiún áitiúil a fuair Ó Corragáin (History and Antiquities of the Diocese of Ossory II 224).

Centrepoint

52.8324, -7.39661 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1812
Clonageeragh
Leet Imleabhar: I, Leathanach: 160
1838
Clonageera
BS:AL Leathanach: C018,1,21
1838
Clonageera
Owen:AL Leathanach: C018,1,21
1838
Clonageera
Thornhill, J.:AL Leathanach: C018,1,21
1838
Clonageera
pl:AL Leathanach: C018,1,21
1838
Cluain na g-caorach, 'lawn or meadow of the sheep'
OD:AL Leathanach: C018,1,21
1838
Clonageera
Hart:AL Leathanach: C018,1,21
1838
Clonageera
OD (corr.):AL Leathanach: C018,1,21
1838
Clonnageera
[scriosta]
OC:AL Leathanach: C018,1,21
1838
[Clonageera]
"It contains part of a Danish fort…"
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: C018,1,21
1838
Clonageera
Morgan, Rev. N.:AL Leathanach: C018,1,21
2004
klonəˈgiːrə
Áit.

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