townland
Ceann Eich
genitive: Cheann Eich
validated name
(Irish)
Kineigh
(English)

Glossary

ceann, cionn
English head, headland

Centrepoint

51.8615, -10.1932 latitude, longitude
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Properties

G Gaeltacht

Historical references

1598
Canneh
Clancarthy Surv. Leathanach: §91
1598
Canneh
suíomh mícheart, léirithe taoh thoir de 'Dromkere'
Clancarthy Surv. Cairt: lsc. Yvragha
1601?
Canaha
F Leathanach: 6576
1623
Canegh
Inq.(Ci) Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach: 189
1624
Caneh
(Murtagh Mc Philip of)
CPR Leathanach: 574
1632
Keannagh
Inq. Leathanach: I 254
1657
Kanagh
DS
1660c.
Kinagh
BSD (Ci) Leathanach: 34
1670
Kinagh
Inq.(Ci) Imleabhar: 2, Leathanach: 145
1826
Canneh Garryglass, Canneh height, Canneh Demesne
Feach bf Garryglass taobh le Kineigh.
TAB Leathanach: 2
1841
Canagh
Voter Reg. 1832:AL Leathanach: Ci037,28
1841
Canah
Co. Bk. 1840:AL Leathanach: Ci037,28
1841
Cannegh
Petty Sessions Reg.:AL Leathanach: Ci037,28
1841
Canneh
Rental:AL Leathanach: Ci037,28
1841
Kanagh
Vallancey Map:AL Leathanach: Ci037,28
1841
Kannegh
Bar. Cons.:AL Leathanach: Ci037,28
1841
Canneh Upper & Lower
Par. Reg.:AL Leathanach: Ci037,28
1841
Cinn eich, 'head of a horse'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci037,28
1841
Kineigh
"A famous place of the name in Cork. Caneigh?" [Nóta OD]
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci037,28
1841
[Kineigh]
"There is a burial place for children here called 'Caluragh'. (Kanneagh House stands here.)"
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Ci037,28
1841
Kennagh
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci037,28
1841
Canegh
TAB:AL Leathanach: Ci037,28
1841
Kennagh
Nimmo Bar. Map 1811:AL Leathanach: Ci037,28
1841
Kanneagh
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci037,28
1841
Kennagh
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci037,28
1938
in aice Cheann Eich
Béal. Leathanach: VIII 176
1945
Dónal Ó Súilleabháin Cheanna hEich
Béal. Leathanach: XV 12
1954
"Ceann Eich (nó Cinn Eich): Tá béim an ghotha ar an ‘eich’ (.i. ‘eh’). Gin. – ‘Domhnall Cheanna hEich’ (.i. Domhnall Ó Súilleabháin)..a mhairbh oifigeach Sasanach i gCath Eachroma… Is beag duine a úsáideann foirm cheart an ghin. sin ‘Ceanna hEich’.. anois." Uí Ráthach 44
Uí Ráthach Leathanach: 44
1998
Áit.
1998
Áit.

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