townland
Cnoc an Chuasáin
genitive: Chnoc an Chuasáin
(Irish)
Knockacosan
(English)

Glossary

English hill

Centrepoint

54.1531, -8.11664latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Cnoc-a’-Chuasáin = Hill of the little cave or hollow "
Nóta
1641?
Knockquasone als Knocknoosane
Inq. Leathanach: 183
1660c
Knockneskan
BSD Leathanach: 65
1735
Knockquoosan o/w Knockquosane
CGn. Leathanach: 78.523.57537
1817
?Crockahosaun
Larkin
1834?
Knockacousane
TAB Leathanach: Innéacs, 53 (60:16/8)
1836
Knocknacosan
BS:AL
1836
Knocknoshan
DS:AL
1836
Cnoc a chua//san:
pl:AL
1836
Cnoc a chuásán:
'hill of the cavern'
OD:AL
1836
san
OD:AL

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