townland
Ceapaigh an Leamháin
genitive: Cheapaigh an Leamháin
validated name
(Irish)
Caplevane
(English)

Glossary

ceapach, ceapaigh
English plot of land, tillage plot

Explanatory note

  • English

    the tillage-plot of the elm-tree

Centrepoint

53.1758, -8.00775latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1617
Cappanlenan
Inq.(Ga) Leathanach: III, 235
1655-1657
Cappali uan
DS
1655-1657
Cappanliuer
DS
1660c
Cappanlivan
BSD (UF) Leathanach: 41
1660c
Capanlivane
BSD (UF)
1666
Capanlevan
ASE Leathanach: 76
1667
Capperlevan
ASE Leathanach: 91
1837
Caplevane
BS:AL
1837
Caplevane ?
Coolahan, D.:AL
1837
Capplewoane
Coolahan, T.:AL
1837
Ceapa Leamhán, plot of the elm
prond. Cap-Le-Väun
OD:AL
1837
Caplevane
O'Moore, A.G.:AL
1837
Ceapla Bhán
pl:AL
1837
Caplevane ?
Scott, W.H.:AL

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