townland
Cúil an Chlampair
genitive: Chúil an Chlampair
validated name
(Irish)
Coolaclamper
(English)

Glossary

English corner, nook

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the corner, nook of the controversy, dispute
    clampar — talamh a bhí ina cnámh spairne, is dócha.

  • English

    the corner, nook of the controversy, dispute
    clampar — prob. disputed land

Centrepoint

52.3692, -7.95708latitude, longitude
Irish Grid (with letter)
Computing...
Irish Grid (without letter)
Computing...
Irish Transverse Mercator (ITM)
Computing...

Historical references

cf Din.: clampar, dispute, wrangling
Contribb.: clampar, dispute, wrangling
1655
cuid de Lissava
DS (s) (TÁ)
DS (s) (TÁ)
1750
Coolclomper
CGn. Leathanach: 138.570.96083
1751
Coollclomper
CGn. Leathanach: 145.463.99428
1767
Cool Clomper
CGn. Leathanach: 262.39.166440
1840
Coolaclumper
BS:AL
1840
cúl a chlampair
pl:AL
1840
cúl a chlampair, 'back of the controversy ('disputed lands often called clamper')
dúch:AL
1985
ˌkuːləˈklampər
Áit.

Please note: Some of the documentation from the archives of the Placenames Branch is available here. It indicates the range of research contributions undertaken by the Branch on this placename over the years. It may not constitute a complete record, and evidence may not be sequenced on the basis of validity. It is on this basis that this material is made available to the public.

Archival and research material provided on this site may be used, subject to acknowledgement. Issues regarding republication or other permissions or copyright should be addressed to logainm@dcu.ie.