civil parish townland
Cúil Choire
genitive: Chúil Choire
(Irish)
Coolkerry
(English)

Glossary

English corner, nook

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    corner, nook of (the) cauldron?

    D’fhéadfaí Cúl Choirre “back of (the) round hill” a chur san áireamh freisin; féach an cnoc (105m) os cionn na láithreach eaglasta anseo (www.osi.ie).

Centrepoint

52.8549, -7.55598 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1303–6
Coulkyr
Cal. Lib. Rub. Uimhir calendar: 19, Foroinn: k
1318
Culkyr
Cal. Lib. Rub. Uimhir calendar: 20, Foroinn: i
1351
Coulkyr
Cal. Lib. Rub. Uimhir calendar: 21, Foroinn: a
1480c.
Coulkyrre
Cal. Lib. Rub. Uimhir calendar: 36, Foroinn: b
1514
Cowlekir
Kildare Rent. Iontráil: 238
1518-19
Coulkir
Kildare Rent. Leathanach: 234
1518-19
Coulgir
Kildare Rent. Leathanach: 248
1524
Cowlekir in Ostre
Kildare Rent. Leathanach: 255
1532
Coulkirr
Alen's Reg. Iontráil: 281
1606
Kulkirie
CPR Leathanach: 88
1607
Culkyry
O Doyne Ms. Leathanach: 2
1655
Coolekery
DS
1655
Coolecery
DS Par. (Reeves)
1659
Coolkerry
Cen. Leathanach: 492
1660c
Coolekerry
BSD (La) Leathanach: 132
1667
Coolekerry
ASE Leathanach: 131
1685
Colekerry
Hib. Del.
1805
Coolkerry
Cahill (La)
1838
Coolkerry
BS:AL Leathanach: LA020,3
1838
Coolkerry
Roe, R.:AL Leathanach: LA020,3
1838
Coolkerry
Owen, W.:AL Leathanach: LA020,3
1838
Coolkerry
Heaney, Rev.:AL Leathanach: LA020,3
1838
Coolkerry
Woods:AL Leathanach: LA020,3
1838
Coolkerry
Cahill Co. Map:AL Leathanach: LA020,3
1838
Coolekerry
DS Ref.:AL Leathanach: LA020,3
1838
Coolecerry
DS Map:AL Leathanach: LA020,3
1838
Coolkerry
OD:AL Leathanach: LA020,3
1838
[Coolkerry]
"…there are the ruins of an old church…and two Danish forts…"
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: LA020,3
2004
kuːlˈkeriˑ
Áit.

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