townland
Cluain Cuas
genitive: Chluain Cuas
non-validated name
(Irish)
Clooncose
(English)

Glossary

cluain, cluaine
English meadow, pasture
English hollow; cove, creek

Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

electoral division

Centrepoint

53.8921, -7.73046latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
"Cf: p: Carrigallen b: Carrigallen Clooncose, Sl, p: Cloonoghil, b: Corran (Gan chárta) Clooncoose, Cl, p: Carran, b: Burren Cluain Cuas Clooncoose, Lo, p: Templemichael, b: Ardagh (Gan chárta) Clooncoose, Lo, p: Clonbroney, b: Granard Cluain Cuas Clooncoose, RC, p: Kilmore, b: Ballintober North (Gan chárta) Clooncoose, RC, p: Tumna, b: Boyle (Gan chárta) Clooncoose, RC, p: Kilkeevin, b: Castlereagh (Gan chárta)"
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Cluain-chuas = Meadow land of the caves or hollows. "
Nóta
"NÓM: Cluain Cuais? Cluain Cuas?"
Nóta
1622
Clonecoose
CPR Leathanach: 529a-b
1622
Cloncoose
CPR Leathanach: 529a-b
1622
?*Cloncowshebegg
CPR Leathanach: 522a
1655
Cloonecuise
DS
c1660
Cloonecuise
BSD Leathanach: 25
1667
Clownecause
ASE Leathanach: 167
1669
Cloncuise
ASE Leathanach: 211
1685
Cloncuis
Hib. Del.
1836
"Cluain cuas, 'lawn or meadow of the caves'"
OD:AL
1836
Cluain cos, 'plain with fissures or small caves'
dúch:AL
1836
Clooncous
Rec. Name:AL
1836
Clooncouse
S&V:AL
1836
Clooncouse
Buck, H.:AL
1836
Clooncose
CM:AL
1836
Clooncoose
Walsh:AL
1836
Clooncoose
HCons PR:AL 
1836
Cloon Cuise
DS:AL
1836
Clun coas [nó] cuais
pl:AL
1836
Clooncose
OD (corr.):AL

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