townland
Cluain Creamhchoille
genitive: Chluain Creamhchoille
non-validated name
(Irish)
Clooncraffield
(English)

Glossary

cluain, cluaine
English meadow, pasture

Centrepoint

53.8032, -8.56782 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1837
Cloonknaw
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: RC042,26
1837
Clooncraffield
CM:AL Leathanach: RC042,26
1837
Clooncraffield
Letter Info:AL Leathanach: RC042,26
1837
Clooncraffield
BS:AL Leathanach: RC042,26
1837
Clooncraffield
OD:AL Leathanach: RC042,26
1837
Cloon-cra/ff-ield
Meresman:AL Leathanach: RC042,26
1837
Cluain creamhchoill, 'lawn of the wood of the wild garlick'
"I would swear that this is the name before I consult any one. JOD July 4th 1837" [OD Nóta]; "It is - J. McCaffry" [dúch];
OD:AL Leathanach: RC042,26

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