townland
Cloichín an Mhargaidh
genitive: Chloichín an Mhargaidh
validated name
(Irish)
Clogheen Market
(English)

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the little stone (structure) of the market
    Cf. ainm an bhaile An Chloichín.

  • English

    the little stone (structure) of the market
    Cf. the name of the town An Chloichín/Clogheen.

Centrepoint

52.2769, -7.99303 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1654
Clogheene-markett
CS I Leathanach: I.374
1654
Cloheene
CS I Leathanach: I.372, 375
1654
Clogheene-market
CS I Leathanach: I.373
1654
Clogheene
CS I Leathanach: I.374
1654
Castle of Clogheene als Everards Castle (=Burncourt OS 80, 86)
CS I Leathanach: I.260
1655
Clogheen Market
DS (s) (TÁ)
1655
Clogheen Markett
DS
1659
Cloghenmackett
Cen. Leathanach: 312
1660c
Clogheene, Clogheene Markett
BSD Leathanach: 152
1665-6
Cloghynemarkett
HMR (TÁ) Leathanach: 23
1666-7
Toghinetowne
HMR (TÁ) Leathanach: 95
1667
Clogheene
ASE Leathanach: 91
1715
Clogheene Market
CGn. Leathanach: 15.137.6996
1722
Clogheen alias Clogheen Markett
CGn. Leathanach: 35.67.20934
1735
Clogheen
CGn. Leathanach: 80.246.55719
1778
Clogheen
T&S Leathanach: 114, 121
1840
Clogheen Market
BS:AL
1840
cloithin a mharaga
pl:AL
1840
cloithín a' mharaga, 'little stone of the market'
AL
1963-4
'do Chloichín'
xʟəˈh′iːn′
Dinnseanchas Leathanach: I.34
1963-4
ɴəkʟeˈh′ɪːn′ə
gin.
Dinnseanchas Leathanach: I.34
1963-4
əɴxʟoˈh′ɪːn/ /kʟɑh′ɪːnˈwɑrəgə
féach An Chloichín (baile) i bf Cloichín an Mhargaidh;
Dinnseanchas Leathanach: I.34
1985
kləˈhiːn
Áit.

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