townland
An Chaológ
genitive: na Caolóige
validated name
(Irish)
Killock
(English)

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the narrow strip of land?
    Cf. 'riverside field' ag Ó Dónaill s.v. ach sruthán níl le feiscint ar aon eagrán den léarscáil. Baile fearainn caol fada atá ann.
    Cf. bf An Chaológ, par. na Cathrach.

  • English

    the narrow strip of land?
    Cf. 'riverside field', Ó Dónaill s.v., but there is no stream to be seen on any edition of the map. This is a long, narrow townland.
    Cf. bf An Chaológ/Keylong, par. Caher.

Centrepoint

52.4064, -7.79425latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

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Nóta
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Nóta
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Nóta
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Nóta
1657
Kelock
DS
1660
Keliocke
BSD (TÁ) Leathanach: 134
1668
Killock
ASE Leathanach: 157 §23
1685
Kelack
Hib. Del.
1732
Killock
CGn. Leathanach: 66.502.479531
1732
Killock
CGn. Leathanach: 68.259.47947
1840
Killock
AL
1840
Cill Eocha, 'Eochy's church'
OD:AL
1989
kɪˈlɑk
Áit.

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