townland
An Choillidh
genitive: na Coilleadh
(Irish)
Cullies
(English)

Glossary

coill, coillidh, coillte, coille
English wood

Centrepoint

53.9678, -7.60151 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
"Cullies River – An Abhainn Dubh (Discovery Series, 27A) Cf. Cullies, Ca, p: Knockbride, b: Clankee Cullies, Ca, p: Annagelliff, b: Upper Loughtee "
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Coilleadh, coillidhe = woody lands "
Nóta
1627
Quilleagh in barron de Carrgallyn
Inq. Leathanach: 160
1655
Collie
DS
1660c
Coillie
BSD Leathanach: 3
1667
Cuellis alias Collie
ASE Leathanach: 101:23
1685
Collie
Hib. Del.
1817
Cullies
Larkin (Li)
1821
Cullies or Quillagh
Cen. 1821 (Carrigallen) Leathanach: 115
1830c
Cullies
TAB Leathanach: (61:16/15) innéacs, 28,29
1836
Cullies
Rec. Name:AL
1836
Chuill aosda
'the old wood'
Quinn, E.:AL
1836
Cuil lios
'a private habitation'
Buck, H.:AL
1836
Cully's
HCons PR:AL 
1836
Cullies
CM:AL
1836
Collie
DS:AL
1836
Coilleadh
'woodland'
OD:AL
1836
Cullies
OD:AL

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