townland
Cluain Chaoin
genitive: Chluain Chaoin
(Irish)
Clogheen
(English)

Centrepoint

53.1775, -7.07776 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1570
Cloughyne
F Leathanach: 1509
1570
Cloughyne
F Leathanach: 1655
1617
Cloughine
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 12 J I
1638
Clonkeyne
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 73 C I
1752
Clogheen
Noble & Keenan Co. Map
1783
Clogheen
Taylor (Cill Dara)
1837
Clogheen
Map of Kildare 1752:AL Leathanach: 1,26
1837
Clogheen
Fitzsimons:AL Leathanach: 1,26
1837
Clogheen
Lapier:AL Leathanach: 1,26
1837
Clogheen
Co. Map 1752:AL Leathanach: 1,26
1837
Clogheen
Leinster, Duke of:AL Leathanach: 1,26
1837
Cloichín, 'a small stone, or stone house'
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,26
1837
Clogheen
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,26
1837
[Clogheen]
"There is an old grave yard on Dinaghers farm on the S. side of which formerly stood an old church, but no remains are visible at present."
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: 1,26

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