BROWSE
townland
Cluain Baic
genitive: Chluain Baic
(Irish)
Cloonback
(English)

Glossary

cluain, cluaine
English meadow, pasture

Centrepoint

53.8627, -7.64406latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1629
-----------[istigh le Monntaine nó Fasrah (bar. an Longfoirt]
Cotton Map
1744
Clonback
CGn. Leathanach: 116.146.79862
1836
Cloonback
BS:AL
1836
Cluain Baic, “lawn of the bend”
OD:AL
1836
Cluain baic
pl:AL
1836
...2/3 of this townland is Bog...
Desc. Rem.:AL
1908
Cluain Baic, “inclining meadow”
MacGivney Leathanach: 66
2007
klɑnˈbak
Áit.

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