townland
Cluain Creamha
genitive: Chluain Creamha
non-validated name
(Irish)
Mountdavis
(English)

Glossary

cluain, cluaine
English meadow, pasture

Centrepoint

53.6858, -7.95802 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1655
Cloncra wood
DS
1660c
Cloncrawood
BSD Leathanach: 132
1685
Cloncrea
Hib. Del.
1794
Cluain Creamh'
'The River Shannon': Ó Tuathail Leathanach: 208
1813
Clooncroff or Mount Davys
Edgeworth
1835
Mount Davis
Rec. Name:AL Leathanach: Lo033
1835
Cluain Creabh, 'lawn of the wild garlic'
OD:AL Leathanach: Lo033
1835
Mount Davis
BS:AL Leathanach: Lo033
1835
Mount Davis
McCloughry, Mr:AL Leathanach: Lo033
1835
Mount Davis
LO Abs. Pres Leathanach: Lo033
1908
Clooncraff (now Mount Davis); Cluain Creamh, lawn of wild garlic
MacGivney Leathanach: 71
1908
Mount Davis; Cluain creamh, lawn of wild garlic
MacGivney Leathanach: 181
2008
mountˈdeːvis
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