townland
Cluain Arc
genitive: Chluain Arc
(Irish)
Cloonark
(English)

Glossary

cluain, cluaine
English meadow, pasture

Centrepoint

53.6463, -9.15211 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1400
(?)Cluainair [sic]
CPL Leathanach: v 333
1595
Clonark, the half town [of]
F Leathanach: 5935
1611
Clonarke
CPR Leathanach: 192
1615
Clonarke 2 qrs
CPR Leathanach: 288
1617
Cloonarke
Inq.(ME) Leathanach: II.267
1635
Cloonarck, 2 qrs of
Straff. Inq. ME Leathanach: §100
1661
Clonarke, Corboy &
BSD (ME) Leathanach: 30
1666
Corboy ½ qr.
ASE Leathanach: 102 §3
1680
Cloonarke and Carrowboy 2 qrs.
ASE Leathanach: 271 §5
1680
Cloonark... Clonark, Coroboy alias
Westport Est. Pap. Leathanach: 889/17(3)
1685
Clonerk
Hib. Del.
1710c
Cloonarke & Corboy 2 qrs
CRL Leathanach: 2A.3.16, 121
1787
Clooneark and Coolboy 2 qrs
QRL Leathanach: 2A.6.70, 451
1827
Cloonark
TAB Leathanach: §50

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