Seanchuach
genitive: Sheanchuaich
(Irish)
Shancough
(English)

Glossary

English old

Centrepoint

54.1216, -8.26826latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
Nóta
sean Chuaidh
a gCill Mhic Treana laimh ré Sean Chuaidh, RIA Cat 587. FSÁG 4 s.v. Ceall Mhic Threana.
FSÁG
1584
Sencho, Shenco
Exch. E:Wood-Martin I Leathanach: 388
1584
Shencho
Exch. E:Wood-Martin I Leathanach: 400
1584
Shencho
Inq. E: Wood-Martin I Leathanach: 400
1585
Shankogh
CBC Leathanach: 123
1585
shancogh
CBC Leathanach: 129
1585
shencogh
Exch. E:Wood-Martin I Leathanach: 399
1585
Schanhoa
F
1594
the ruined church of Gewagh alias Shencho
F Leathanach: 5877
1618
Shancho als. Gewagh…Shencho als. Gowagh
CPR Leathanach: 391b
1633‒6
Parish of Shacough, Shancough
Rentals: Wood-Martin II Leathanach: 166
1655‒7
Shanquogh
DS
1659
Shancogh
Cen. Leathanach: 606
1666
Shanchough
ASE Leathanach: 85
1685c
Shankuagh
Hib. Del.
1749
Shancoe, Shanquogh
Cen. of Elphin Leathanach: 470
1819
Shancough
Larkin (Sl)
1835
Shancough
TAB
1836
Shancough P.
BS:AL Leathanach: Sl043, 1
1836
Shancough
CM:AL Leathanach: Sl043, 1
1836
Shancough
Maxwell, Rev.:AL (Sl) Leathanach: Sl043, 1
1836
Sanknagh
DS:AL Leathanach: Sl043, 1
1836
Shancoe
Erck:AL Leathanach: Sl043, 1
1836
Shancough
dúch dearg:AL Leathanach: Sl043, 1
1836
Sean-chuach, 'old hollow'
OD:AL Leathanach: Sl043, 1
1836
[Shancough]
"The only antiquity is St Janes's Well in Carrownaclooane townland" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Sl043, 1
1836
Shancough
BS:AL
1836
The ruins of old church stands at the W. side of the townland
Desc. Rem.:AL
1836
Shancough
OD (corr.):AL
1836
Shancoagh
OD:AL
1836
Sean chuach
pl:AL
1844
Seanchuach
Hy Fiach. Leathanach: (léirscáil)

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