townland
Coill Chluain Cuas
genitive: Choill Chluain Cuas
validated name
(Irish)
Kyle
(English)

Glossary

cluain, cluaine
English meadow, pasture
coill, coillidh, coillte, coille
English wood
English hollow; cove, creek

Explanatory note

  • English

    wood of (the) pasture of (the) hollows, river-bends?

Centrepoint

53.0988, -7.75492 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1619
Kilcloncoose alias Ballyoginaghan
CPR Leathanach: 450
1655-7
Balliguinahan
DS
1655-7
Killconquosse
DS
1659
Killcloucoff
Cen. Leathanach: 447
1660c
Balligonoghon
BSD (UF) Leathanach: 63
1660c
Killconcouse
BSD (UF) Leathanach: 62
1660c
Ballygonahan
RIA
BSD (UF)
1660c
Kilconcourse
RIA
BSD (UF)
1669
Killcloncosse
ASE Leathanach: 214
1685
Balligonahan
Hib. Del.
1685
Kilconcourse
Hib. Del.
1837
Kyle
BS:AL
1837
Kyle
CM:AL
1837
Kyle
GJP:AL
1837
Coill
OD:AL
1837
Kyle
Travers, Rev. J.:AL

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