townland
An Corrlisín
genitive: an Chorrlisín
non-validated name
(Irish)
Corlisheen
(English)

Glossary

English round hill, pointed hill, hollow; pointed, conspicuous, odd

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the noticeable small ring-fort
    Tá bríonna éagsúla le corr-

  • English

    the noticeable small ring-fort
    The element corr- has several meanings

Centrepoint

53.9618, -7.98952 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
S1
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Cor-lisín = Round hill of the little fort. It may be odd-shaped little fort. "
Nóta
"Arch. Inventory: Ardlougher/Corlisheen/Corlona/Effrinagh Togher (site). A trackway extending E-W was recorded in the 1950s (36). "
Nóta
Rath. On a gentle E-facing slope (73).
Nóta
1622
Corlishen
CPR Leathanach: 514b
1631
Corlishen
Inq. Leathanach: 174
1660c
Corlissine
(Killahorke)
BSD Leathanach: 57
1715
Corlesseen als Corlessoan
CGn. Leathanach: 16.171.7203
1829
Curleshien
TAB Leathanach: 6, Nóta: (61:16/13) innéacs
1830c
Curlisheen Beg
Sketch Map TAB
1830c
Curlesheen
Sketch Map TAB
1834
Curliseian
Reg.of Dioc. of Ardagh (cf. TAB (61:16/13))
1836
Carlisheen
BS:AL Leathanach: C001,2,1
1836
Curlisen
CM:AL Leathanach: C001,2,1
1836
Curlisheen
Buck, H.:AL Leathanach: C001,2,1
1836
Corlishen
Map 1793 (Rowley):AL Leathanach: C001,2,1
1836
Corr-liss-shean, 'the storm[?] crane's fort'
Quinn, E.:AL Leathanach: C001,2,1
1836
Cor lisín, 'round hill of the small fort'
OD:AL Leathanach: C001,2,1
1836
Corlisheen
OD:AL Leathanach: C001,2,1
1836
[Corlisheen]
"...an old fort…"
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: C001,2,1
1836
Carlisheen
BS:AL
1836
Curlisen
CM:AL
1836
Curlisheen
Buck, H.:AL
1836
Corlishen
Map 1793 (Rowley):AL
1836
Corr-liss-shean
'the storm[?] crane's fort'
Quinn, E.:AL
1836
Cor lisín,
'round hill of the small fort'
OD:AL
1836
Corlisheen
OD:AL
1836
[Corlisheen]
"...an old fort…"
Desc. Rem.:AL

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