civil parish
Cluaine
genitive: Chluaine
(Irish)
Clooney
(English)

Glossary

cluain, cluaine
English meadow, pasture

Hierarchy

county

barony

Centrepoint

52.9173, -9.23769latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1839
Clooney Parish
Orth. Letter:AL Leathanach: Cl013,1
1839
[Clooney]
"The Inishtimon River divides it into two parts, running nearly through its centre. The Ennis and Inistimon road passes through it nearly parallel to the river...its southern and western portions and mountains, interspersed with patches of tillage, its N. Eastern part is tolerably well cultivated." [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Cl013,1
1839
Clooney Parish
"See Book 754 for a description of this parish" [dúch, "Book 754"=Iml.1 don pharóiste];
Orth. Letter:AL Leathanach: Cl014,1
1839
Clooney Parish
Orth. Letter:AL Leathanach: Cl013,1
1839
[Clooney]
"The Inishtimon River divides it into two parts, running nearly through its centre. The Ennis and Inistimon road passes through it nearly parallel to the river...its southern and western portions and mountains, interspersed with patches of tillage, its N. Eastern part is tolerably well cultivated." [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Cl013,1
1839
Clooney Parish
"See Book 754 for a description of this parish" [dúch, "Book 754"=Iml.1 don pharóiste];
Orth. Letter:AL Leathanach: Cl014,1

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