townland
Cluain Chosnamhaigh
genitive: Chluain Chosnamhaigh
(Irish)
Cloncosney
(English)

Glossary

cluain, cluaine
English meadow, pasture

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the pasture of Cosnamhach
    Cosnamhach — ainm pearsanta

    Suite cois portaigh (cf. Clontygar SO < Na Cluainte Gearra agus bf Doire Cluana (#28553) ó dheas uaidh).

Centrepoint

53.1049, -7.29473 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1563
Clanecosney
F Leathanach: 492
1619
Clanecosney
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 15 J I
1621
Clanecosny
CPR Leathanach: 514
1637
Clonicossny, Clonecossny
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 23 C I
1655
Cloncosny
DS Leathanach: 514
1659
Clomosny
Cen. Leathanach: 503
1660c
Cloncosmy
BSD (La) Leathanach: 114
1660c
Cloncosmy
BSD (La) Leathanach: 114
1680
Cloncesny
ASE Leathanach: 269
1685
Clonsony
Hib. Del. Leathanach: 514
1784
Cloncosny
CGn. Leathanach: 363.7.242266
1825
Cloncasny
TAB
1838
Cloncosny
BS:AL Leathanach: LA007,6
1838
Cloncasony
H.C. Bog Rep. 1810:AL Leathanach: LA007,6
1838
Cloncasony
HCSV:AL Leathanach: LA007,6
1838
Cloncosney
HCons PR:AL  Leathanach: LA007,6
1838
Clancosney, Clanecosney
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: LA007,6
1838
Clonicossny, Clonecossny
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: LA007,6
1838
Clonsosney
DS:AL Leathanach: LA007,6
1838
Cluain Chosnamhaigh, 'plain, or lawn of Cosney, (a man's name)'
OD:AL Leathanach: LA007,6
1838
Cloncosney
OD:AL Leathanach: LA007,6
1838
Cloncosny
[scriosta]
OC:AL Leathanach: LA007,6
2005
klɑnˈkɑsniˑ
Áit.

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