townland
Dumha Cinn Aille (Calvy)
genitive: Dhumha Cinn Aille (Calvy)
non-validated name
(Irish)
Dookinelly (Calvy)
(English)

Glossary

aill, faill
English cliff
ceann, cionn
English head, headland
English (grave-)mound, sand-bank

Centrepoint

53.9767, -10.0319 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1641
dowkmally
Curtis (ME) Leathanach: I 128
1661
Dowkillnally 6 balls
BSD (ME) Leathanach: 105
1685c
Dowkinally
Hib. Del.
1689
Rindonkinally
Curtis (ME) Leathanach: II ii 54
1690
Rundonckinally
Curtis (ME) Leathanach: II iii 55
1694
Quindonkinally
Curtis (ME) Leathanach: II iv 56
1730
Duckannelly
CGn. Imleabhar: 63.376.44001
1776
Dunkenelly
Mackenzie Leathanach: xiv
1777
Duckinnelly one moiety
O’Donnel RR Leathanach: 1
1805
Doocennella Sweeny [sic]
O’Donnel RR Leathanach: 2
1811
Dunkenelly
Arrowsmith
1815
Doocanelly Calvey
O’Donnel RR Leathanach: 3
1828
Dooncanelly... Dookinelly Calvy
TAB Leathanach: §19
1830
Dookinelly
Bald Uimhir: 12
1838
Dhukinellia Calvy
BS:AL Leathanach: ME001,53
1838
Doocanella Calvy
Rent Ledger:AL Leathanach: ME001,53
1838
Dookinelly
CM:AL Leathanach: ME001,53
1838
Dookinelly
Dwyer, Rev. J.:AL Leathanach: ME001,53
1838
Dúmha Cinn Aille an Chalbhaigh, 'sandbank at the head of the cliff'
OD:AL Leathanach: ME001,53
1838
Dookinelly Calvy
OD:AL Leathanach: ME001,53

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