townland
Loch Chinn Eiltín
genitive: Loch Chinn Eiltín
(Irish)
Loughanelteen
(English)

Glossary

ceann, cionn
English head, headland
English lake; inlet

Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

Centrepoint

54.2795, -8.36201 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
Nóta
Nóta
Nóta
1590
Loghane?
F Leathanach: 5504
1614
Loghkinveltagh
CPR Leathanach: 266b
1618
Loghkinelkine
CPR Leathanach: 407
1620
Loghkineltine
CPR Leathanach: 469a
1633-6
Kineltin
Rentals: Wood-Martin II Leathanach: 150
1655-7
Logh, Lough, Kenneltan
DS
1660c
Loghkenneltin
BSD Leathanach: 93
1660c
Logh Kenneltin
BSD Leathanach: 94
1665c
LoghKineltin
HMR Leathanach: 79
1665c
Loghkineltin
HMR Leathanach: 19, 29, 54
1666
Loghkineltine
ASE Leathanach: 105
1669
Loughkinelty
ASE Leathanach: 199
1685c
Loghkennelton
Hib. Del.
1749
LoghKinittin (leg. LoghKiniltin)
Cen. of Elphin Leathanach: 541
1819
Loughanelton
Larkin (Sl)
1836
Loughanilteen
BS:AL Leathanach: Sl009,31
1836
Loughanelteen
Bar. Cess Bk.:AL
1836
Loughanelton
BM:AL
1836
Loghkennelton
Cooper Map:AL
1836
There are two forts
Desc. Rem.:AL
1836
Logh Kenneltin
DS Ref.:AL
1836
Loughanelton
Larkin (Sl):AL
1836
Loch an Eiltín: “Lake of the little doe”
OD:AL
1836
Loughanelteen
OD:AL
1836
Loch an-E<ilti//n:
pl:AL
1938
Loch Cinn Eiltín
Elphin PN Leathanach: 63

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