town civil parish townland
Cathair Chinn Lis
genitive: Chathair Chinn Lis
validated name
(Irish)
Caherconlish
(English)

Glossary

ceann, cionn
English head, headland
English ring-fort, enclosure

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the stone fort of Ceann Lis
    Ceann Lis -- 'headland of (the) enclosure'

  • English

    the stone fort of Ceann Lis
    Ceann Lis -- 'headland of (the) enclosure'

Centrepoint

52.5974, -8.45485 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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