townland
Coill Chadaí
genitive: Choill Chadaí
(Irish)
Kilcat
(English)

Glossary

coill, coillidh, coillte, coille
English wood

Centrepoint

54.3923, -8.47988latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
Nóta
Nóta
Nóta
1588
Kilcada
Inq. E: Wood-Martin I Leathanach: 383
1588
[ ... ]chaddy
Inq. E: Wood-Martin I Leathanach: 385
1633‒6
Killcade
Rentals: Wood-Martin II Leathanach: 141
1655‒7
Kilcaddy
DS
1660c
Kilcaddy
BSD Leathanach: 79
1662
Kiliait
HMR Leathanach: 43, 44, 52, 53, 54
1666
Kilkady als.Kilchaddy
ASE Leathanach: 56
1682c
Killkaddy als.Killchaddy
Inq.(Sl) Leathanach: 5
1682c
Kilkaddy als.Kilchaddy als.Killcaddie
Inq.(Sl) Leathanach: 32
1685c
Killcaddy
Hib. Del.
1713
Killcatt
CGn. Leathanach: 12.7.4263
1732
Killcatt
CGn. Leathanach: 68.526.49387
1749
Killcash
Cen. of Elphin Leathanach: 576
1813‒4
Kilcat
LN Leathanach: 16 F 17 16
1819
Killcat
Larkin (Sl)
1830c
Kilcat
TAB
1836
Kilcat
BS:AL Leathanach: Sl004,28
1836
Kilc[.]t [“[.]”=”a” nó “u”]
BM:AL
1836
Cill Chait or Cill Caoide “C[o]ill Chait, wood of the cat or Cill Caoide, St Kaedda’s church ([quod nerins est])”
dúch:AL
1836
Kilkady als.Kilthaddy
Grant, C. II:AL
1836
Killcat
Larkin (Sl):AL
1836
Kilcaddy
Map of Co. Sligo:AL
1836
Kilkady als.Kilchaddy als.Kilcaddie & Killkaddy als.Killchaddy
Part.1686:AL
1836
Kilcat
Prop. Map:AL
1836
Kilcat
Tithe Bk (Hest [Hess], Rev. C.):AL
1850
Kilcat
CGn. Leathanach: 1850.3.117.79
1938
Cill Chaide
Elphin PN

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