Loughan or Castlekeeran
(English)

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53.7578, -6.95489latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1608
Keran
Rowry McTaghlin of Keran in Meath…yeoman CPR 117
CPR
1654
Loghan
CS V
1654
The Parrish of Loghan.
Bounded on the east with the Parish of Moynalty, on the west with Dervy, on the North with Letryme in…Cavan, & on the south with the Mote & Blackwater. Loghan, Cabragh, Rathenrick <br> Myneleegh, Dervy, Fegatt. CS V 303
CS V
1655-7
The Parrish of Loghan
DS
1655-7
The Parish of Loghan
DS (P, TCD)
1655-7
Castleke==rane, Castlekerane, Kearane
belonging to ye Barony of Duleeke
DS
1660c
Loghan Parish
86
BSD
1660c
Castlekeran Poles
95.
BSD
1663
pocia de Loghane
Gerrald’ Mapp nup fuit…praetor…de Mapprath, in pocia de Loghane…Muntainepole in poch’ de Kells…Mote in …de Dulane, Cornasane, Curra[], Clonfennan. <Br> Inq.CII 3
Inq.
1685c
Loghan
Hib. Del.
1714
Casatlekeran, Loughan
(Taylor-Melville) the White Commons, the Nine Acres, Sheenies, Tatteragh, Mullaghy, Balrask, Burfordstowne, Brownstown & Rathmore, Irishtowne, Lackmelch, Pepperstown, Calliaghtown, Maperath, Mountain Pole & Rochford’s Land, Upper & Lower Rebrack, Curragh, Cornesasse, Clounfinon, Horath, Armagh, Ballintillon, Curraghstown, Newrath, Mote, Croskelly, (Morgallion & Kells) Corrstown (Kells) Drumbarrow, parishes of Stonehall, Castlekeran, Loughan & Dervey CGn. 34.9.20189
CGn.
1836
Loughan Ph also called Castlekyran or Tristlekyran
HCPR:AL Leathanach: Mí070
1836
CastleKyran
Beauf. Mem.:AL Leathanach: Mí070
1836
Castlekearne
Inq. C II:AL Leathanach: Mí070
1836
Iostar ciarain
pl:AL Leathanach: Mí070
1836
Loghan
DS:AL Leathanach: Mí070
1836
The Poles of Castlekeran
DS:AL Leathanach: Mí070
1836
Lochán, 'a pool or small lough'
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí070
1836
Loughan alias Castlekeeran ph
BS:AL Leathanach: Mí070
1836
Castlekyran
Beaufort Map 1797:AL Leathanach: Mí070
1836
Castlekeirn or Trestlkeern R
Carlisle Top Dic:AL Leathanach: Mí070
1836
Loghan alias Castle-Kyran
Thompson Stat. Survey:AL Leathanach: Mí070
1836
Loghan Ph
HCSV:AL Leathanach: Mí070
1836
Loughan alias Castlekeeran
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí070
1836
Díseart Ciaráin, 'St Kieran's wilderness'
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí070
1836
Lochan, 'small lough'
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí070
1856
Ister-Chiarain
"(y) Diseart-Chiarain of Bealach-Duin.—Now corruptly called, in Irish, Ister-Chiarain, and in English, Castlekieran..."
ARÉ Imleabhar: i, Leathanach: 512

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