Corrchluain
genitive: Chorrchluana
non-validated name
(Irish)
Curraclone
(English)

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    noticeable pasture?

    Ní léir brí bheacht corr- anseo.

    Láthair eaglasta é seo a bhfuil abh Abhainn Ó gCeallaigh/Stradbally River laistiar de agus talamh phortaigh ar an taobh thoir (1754 ‘Bawn and Corclone Bogg’ Laois: History & Society 24); gnéithe iad seo go léir a luaitear go minic le cluain-ainmneacha (féach Ó Cearbhaill, Logainmneacha na hÉireann III).

    Is é Tagán an naomh atá luaite leis an bparóiste seo (féach Ó Riain, Dictionary of Irish Saints 569) (cf. bf Leacht Tíog (#28251)).

Centrepoint

53.0264, -7.10022latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1491
Corrchroyn
chapel of
CPL Imleabhar: XV, Leathanach: 672
1540
Corclonne
Ir. Mon. Poss. Leathanach: 162
1568
Corclone
F Leathanach: 1216
1606
Corclone
CPR Leathanach: 140
1632
Corclone
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 13 C I
1660c
Part of Corcloan Parish
BSD (La) Leathanach: 104
1660c
Part Corcloan Parish
BSD (La) Leathanach: 105
1685
Cardone
Hib. Del.
1801
Corclone
Stat. Surv. (La)

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