civil parish electoral division
Cill Cháscáin
genitive: Chill Cháscáin
(Irish)
Kilcaskan
(English)

Glossary

English church

Centrepoint

51.8128, -9.54662 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1655
Ní raibh an paróiste seo ann. Cuid de Thuath Ó Siosta ba ea na bailte fearainn atá i gCill Cháscáin an lae inniu.
DS
1756
Ní raibh sé ann.
Smith Hist. Kerry, map
1841
Kilcaskin Parish
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci059,1
1841
Cill Cháscain, 'Cascan's church'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci059,1
1841
Kilcaskin
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci059,1
1841
Kilcaskin
"There is but a small portion of this Parish in the County of Kerry, the original church and by far the greater part of the Parish being in the County of Cork."
LSO Leathanach: 87/179
1841
Cill Cáscain
"Is in Irish Cill Cáscain, but its meaning is not understood, at least in this County."
LSO Leathanach: 87/179
1955
Cill Cháscáin
Níl ach cuid den phar. seo i gCiarraighe. Tá an chuid eile i gCo. Chorcaighe. Ní heol dom go bhfuil an ainm beo anois ar aon bhall ar leith den phar.
An Seabhac:Cártaí Móra Leathanach: Ke/5

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