townland
Cathair Choinn
genitive: Chathair Choinn
validated name
(Irish)
Caherkeen
(English)

Centrepoint

51.6695, -10.0335 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1603
Cahirgin
F Leathanach: 6764
1611
Cahercwyn
CPR Leathanach: 205
1640
Cahirkeene
Inq.(Co) Leathanach: v, 192
1655
Cahirguin
DS
1660c
Cahirquin
BSD (Co) Leathanach: 114
1668
Cahirenin or Cahirquin
ASE Leathanach: 229
1796
Cahirkeene
CGn. Leathanach: 505.295.326130
1804
Cahirkeen
Bantry Papers Leathanach: 3, 3133
1805
Cahirkeen
Bantry Papers Leathanach: 3, 2889
1811
Cahirkeen
Bath
1824
Caherceem
p. Eyeries
BPR Leathanach: 4286
1827
Cahirkeem
TAB Leathanach: 1
1841
Cahirkeene
BS:AL Leathanach: Co201,13
1841
Cahirkeen
CM:AL Leathanach: Co201,13
1841
Cahirkeene
O'Sullivan, J.:AL Leathanach: Co201,13
1841
Cahirquin
DS:AL Leathanach: Co201,13
1841
Cahirkeene
Inq. C II:AL Leathanach: Co201,13
1841
Cahercwyn
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: Co201,13
1841
Cathair Chuinn, 'Con's fort'
"It could be 'cather chaoin'." [scriosta]
OD:AL Leathanach: Co201,13
1841
Caherkeen
OD:AL Leathanach: Co201,13
1841
Commons West
O'Sullivan, J.:AL Leathanach: Co201,18
1841
Commons West
OD:AL Leathanach: Co201,18
1841
Commons West
BS:AL Leathanach: Co201,18
1972-3
Cathair Caim
known locally as Cathair Caim.
Dinnseanchas Leathanach: 5.30

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