townland
Ceann Boirinn
genitive: Cheann Boirinn
non-validated name
(Irish)
Canburrin
(English)

Glossary

ceann, cionn
English head, headland

Centrepoint

51.9237, -10.1718 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1598
Canburren
Clancarthy Surv. Leathanach: 6
1598
Canburr(o)n
Clancarthy Surv. Cairt: lsc. Yvragha
1655
bogy pasture
DS
1659
Keanburren
Cen. Leathanach: 259
1685
Keanburin
Hib. Del.
1826
Canburin
TAB Leathanach: 4
1841
Kanbirn, Canbirn
[Cahirsiveen Petty Sessions]
Civil Proceeding Reg.:AL Leathanach: Ci023,11
1841
Counbrin
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci023,11
1841
Keanburrin
Vallancey Map:AL Leathanach: Ci023,11
1841
Counbrin
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci023,11
1841
Ceann buirrinn, 'head of the rocky district'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci023,11
1841
Ceann buirrinn
pl:AL Leathanach: Ci023,11
1841
Canburrin
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci023,11
1841
Canburn
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci023,11
1841
Canbrin
TAB:AL Leathanach: Ci023,11
1841
Canbryn
Nimmo Bar. Map 1811:AL Leathanach: Ci023,11
1841
Canbrin
Fitzgerald, Rev. E.:AL Leathanach: Ci023,11
1841
Canbrin
Bar. Cons.:AL Leathanach: Ci023,11
1956
Ceann Boirinn
Cean-boirn' - béim ar an 'o'. Ní abartar 'Ceann-Buirn' leis
Uí Ráthach Leathanach: 15
1968
ˌk′ounˈborən
Áit.

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