civil parishtownland
Cluain Dá Thorc
genitive: Chluain Dá Thorc
validated name
(Irish)
Clonyhurk
(English)

Glossary

cluain, cluaine
English meadow, pasture
, dhá
English two

Explanatory note

  • English

    pasture of (the) two boars

Centrepoint

53.1689, -7.28065latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1388
ic tempoll Cluana Da Thorc
AU I Leathanach: III, 20
1389
ag teampall Cluana Da Thorc
ARÉ Leathanach: IV, 714
1549
Cloncorke
Carrigan MS
1550
Clonhoirke & Killeran
Offaly Survey
1551
Cloneorke
F Leathanach: 733
1552
Cloneorke
F Leathanach: 1113
1564
Clonehurke
F Leathanach: 596
1570
Clonehurke
F Leathanach: 1654
1600
Clonehorgh
F Leathanach: 6439
1601
Clonehorke
F Leathanach: 6523
1602
Clonehorke
F Leathanach: 6666
1602
Klonehorke
F Leathanach: 6666
1617
Cloneherke & Coiltecanan
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 12 J I
1618
Clonehurke
CPR Leathanach: 390
1638
Clonahorck
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: ?
1655-7
Clonehorke
DS
1655
Cloonehorke & Kilkyran
DS (P)
1659
Clonahurke
Cen. Leathanach: 436
1660c
Clonehorke & Killkyran
BSD (UF) Leathanach: 23
1660c
Clonehorke & Kilkiran
RIA
BSD (UF)
1660c
Cloonhorkane
RIA
BSD (UF)
1666
Clonehorke, Kilkeran alias Kilkiran, Enshanloughaert alias Shanloughertf alias Timber-Towne, Coulte-Cannon or Coulhoannon alias Coulterrannagh and Portnehinch,
ASE Leathanach: 84
1685
Clonehork
Hib. Del.
1837
Clonyhurk
BS:AL
1837
Clonehorck
Inq. C I:AL
1837
Cloneherke
Inq. J I:AL
1837
Cluain Dá Thorc
OD:AL

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