townland
Cnoc Siáin
genitive: Chnoc Siáin
validated name
(Irish)
Knocksedan
(English)

Glossary

English hill
English fairy mound

Centrepoint

53.4521, -6.26658 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1608
Knockesidane
CPR Leathanach: 114
1615
Knocksedan
Inq. Leathanach: 24 Jac. I
1654
Knocksidden
CS VII Leathanach: 204
1654
Knockisiddon
CS VII Leathanach: 204, 206
1655
Knocksidden
CS VII Leathanach: 204
1655
Knocksiddon
CS VII Leathanach: 204
1655
Knocksidon
CS VII Leathanach: 205
1655
Knocksiddon
CS VII Leathanach: 208
1664
Knockshedon
HMR (BÁC) Leathanach: 386
1670c
Knocksiden
BSD (BÁC) Leathanach: 88
1760
Knocksedan
Rocque
1836
Knocksedan
BS:AL
1836
cnoc seideain, hill of the breeze
OD:AL
1837
Knocksedan
TAB:AL
2022
ˌnɑkʃɪˈdaˑn
Áit.

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