townland
Lios Cluaine
genitive: Lios Cluaine
validated name
(Irish)
Lisclooney
(English)

Glossary

cluain, cluaine
English meadow, pasture
English ring-fort, enclosure

Explanatory note

  • English

    ring-fort of (the) pasture

Centrepoint

53.2392, -7.96366latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1556
Caislén Lis Cluaine
ARÉ Leathanach: V, 1542
1622
Glascone, Durra and, Killcomyn alias Killcoomyn
CPR Leathanach: 542
1639
Lisclooney
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 47 C I
1655-7
Linds hurtfull &c
DS
1655-7
Lisclony
DS
1659
Lisclonie
Cen. Leathanach: 442
1660c
Liscloney
BSD (UF) Leathanach: Index
1660c
Lisclony
BSD (UF) Leathanach: 35
1666
Lisclonie
ASE Leathanach: 73
1685
Lisclony
Hib. Del.
1837
Lisscloony
BM:AL
1837
Lisclooney
BS:AL
1837
Lissclooney
CM:AL
1837
Liscloony
L'Estrange, Col.:AL
1837
Lios Cluaine
OD:AL
1837
Lisclooney
S&V:AL

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