townland
Clochán Seiscín
genitive: Chlochán Seiscín
non-validated name
(Irish)
Cloghanesheskeen
(English)

Glossary

English stepping-stones, causeway; old stone structure

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    stepping stones of (the) marshy land
    seiscín — foirm dhíspeagtha de seisceann

  • English

    stepping stones of (the) marshy land
    seiscín — diminutive form of seisceann

Centrepoint

52.2447, -10.0058 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1841
Cloghanesheskeen
OD (corr.):AL Leathanach: Ci095,10
1841
Cloghaunsheskeen
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci095,10
1841
Clahanesheskeen
Thompson, D. P.:AL Leathanach: Ci095,10
1841
Cloghaunsheskeen
Inhabs.:AL Leathanach: Ci095,10
1841
Cloghaunsheskeen
Healy, Rev. T.:AL Leathanach: Ci095,10
1841
Clochán seiscín, 'stony ford of the quagmire'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci095,10
1841
Sheiscin
pl:AL Leathanach: Ci095,10
1939
Clochán Seiscín
TCCD Leathanach: 271
1947
kləxˈɑn ʃeʃˈk′ɪn′
An Seabhac
1967
kləˌxɑːnʃeˈʃk′iːn′
Áit. Cainteoir: SB, Uimhir : T193b2
1971
kləˌxɑːnʃeʃˈk′iːn′
Áit. Cainteoir: SÓhA, Uimhir : T307b2

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