townland
An Muclachán
genitive: an Mhuclacháin
non-validated name
(Irish)
Mucklaghan Glebe
(English)

Glossary

muc
English pig

Explanatory note

Centrepoint

53.9289, -7.95655 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Muclachán = A piggery or a place where swine were kept. Muclachán is a diminutive form of muclach (Muc-fhalach). "
Nóta
"Arch. Inventory : Annaduff Glebe/Gortaggle/Mucklaghan Glebe Crannóg. At the centre of Mucklaghan Lough (41). "
Nóta
n/a
"Gortaggle/Mucklaghan Glebe Crannóg. In reeds near the NE shore of Mucklaghan Lough (47). "
Nóta
n/a
Rath. On the S-facing slope of a drumlin (116).
Nóta
1590
Mucklechan
F
1622
Mucklackane
CPR Leathanach: 514b
1631
Mucklockan
Inq. Leathanach: 174
1660c
Mucklaghan
BSD Leathanach: 27
1660c
Mucklaghan
BSD Leathanach: 50
1829
Muclaghan
TAB Nóta: (61:16/13) innéacs
1829
Mucklaghan
TAB Leathanach: 30, Nóta: (61:16/13)
1836
Mucklaghan Glebe
BS:AL Leathanach: C001,1,36
1836
Mucklaghan Glebe
CM:AL Leathanach: C001,1,36
1836
Mucklaghan Glebe
DS Ref.:AL Leathanach: C001,1,36
1836
Mucklaghan Glebe
S&V:AL Leathanach: C001,1,36
1836
Muc-luchan, 'a small young pig'
Mc Donough, I.:AL Leathanach: C001,1,36
1836
Mullaghan
Map 1793 (Rowley):AL Leathanach: C001,1,36
1836
Mucklighane
HCons PR:AL  Leathanach: C001,1,36
1836
Muclachan
pl:AL Leathanach: C001,1,36
1836
Muclachán, 'a piggery'
OD:AL Leathanach: C001,1,36
1836
Mucklaghan Glebe
OD:AL Leathanach: C001,1,36
1836
[Mucklaghan Glebe]
"A circular fort …Mucklaghan Lough is the southern angle." 䜀牯整条敬 䌀〰ⰱⰱ㜳䜀牯整汧ὥ
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: C001,1,36
1836
Mucklaghan Glebe
BS:AL
1836
Mucklaghan Glebe
CM:AL
1836
Mucklaghan Glebe
DS Ref.:AL
1836
Mucklaghan Glebe
S&V:AL
1836
Muc-luchan,
'a small young pig'
Mc Donough, I.:AL
1836
Mullaghan
Map 1793 (Rowley):AL
1836
Mucklighane
HCons PR:AL 
1836
Muclachan
pl:AL
1836
Muclachán,
'a piggery'
OD:AL
1836
Mucklaghan Glebe
OD:AL
1836
[Mucklaghan Glebe]
"A circular fort …Mucklaghan Lough is the southern angle."
Desc. Rem.:AL

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