townland
Cluain Lorg
genitive: Chluain Lorg
(Irish)
Cloonlurg
(English)

Glossary

cluain, cluaine
English meadow, pasture

Centrepoint

54.1152, -8.43959 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

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1633‒6
Clonlorg
Rentals: Wood-Martin II Leathanach: 174
1655‒7
Clountorgg [leg. Clounlorgg]
DS
1659
Cloonelargo [leg. Cloonelarge]
Cen. Leathanach: 602
1660c
Clonelorge
BSD Leathanach: 117
1665c
Clunlorge
HMR Leathanach: 26
1666
Clonlurge
ASE Leathanach: 57
1669
Clonelorge
ASE Leathanach: 201
1685c
Clontorg [leg. Clonlorg]
Hib. Del.
1819
Cloonburg [leg. Cloonlurg]
Larkin (Sl)
1833
Cloonlurg
TAB
1836
Clonelorge
DS Ref.:AL Leathanach: Sl038,6
1836
Cloonlurg
BS:AL Leathanach: Sl038,6
1836
Cloonlurg
CM:AL Leathanach: Sl038,6
1836
Clun Lorg
"short [..]" [pl]
pl:AL Leathanach: Sl038,6
1836
Cloonlurge
Part. 1687:AL Leathanach: Sl038,6
1836
Clon Lorg
dúch:AL Leathanach: Sl038,6
1836
Cluain Lorg, 'plain or lawn of the tracks'
OD:AL Leathanach: Sl038,6
1836
Cloonlurg
OD:AL Leathanach: Sl038,6
1836
[Cloonlurg]
"There are two ancient forts in this townland - there is also a trigonometrical station in the S. side of townland 258 feet above low water" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Sl038,6
1836
Cloonlurg
Map of Co. Sligo:AL
2008
Cluain Lorg
Ó Muraíle

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