townland
Coilleán
genitive: Choilleáin
(Irish)
Cullaun
(English)

Centrepoint

52.8139, -8.77805 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

g.d.
Baile na cCoilean
HID Leathanach: 44
n/a
Nóta: I ndúiche Clann Choileáin (a hainmníodh de réir na dtuairiscí ón ainm pearsanta 'Cuilén') a bhí an áit seo suite. Tugaim thíos samplaí den ainm seo. Is dóigh linn gur féidír ainm an Bhaile Fearainn seo a rianú siar go dtí an fréamh chéanna le hainm na dúiche:
Nóta
18ú h.
Coilleán úi Shíoda
Add. 20,717
BM Cat. Leathanach: I.70
c.1100
Cuilén
(BB Cuileoin, s.v. Dál Cais (ainm pearsanta)
CGH Leathanach: 153b6
1224
do chloinn chuiléin
ARÉ Leathanach: 3.206
c.1250
cloinn, claind, cloinne (srl.) Cuiléin (Uachtaraig)
CThoir. Leathanach: passim
1311
do Claind Cuilein
AIF Leathanach: 404 § 3
1312
do Clainn Culean
AIF Leathanach: 414 § 2
1312
Clann Culén
AIF Leathanach: 414 § 4
c.1350
cumair Cuiléin
CThoir. Leathanach: 138 ?
1362
do Clainn-Cuilen
AU II Leathanach: 514
c.1390
Eogan mac Cuilen a quo clann Chuilen uachtarach.....
BB Leathanach: 185 b 39-40
c.1390
Maelcluithi mac Cuilen da mac lais .i. sída & luba a quo h. luba..... hui Sida Cuillen
BB Leathanach: 185 b 46-8
1564
i ccloin cuilein
ARÉ Leathanach: V.1600
1570
do cloinn choiléin
ARÉ Leathanach: V.1636 srl.
c.1580
Cullan
TCD E 2 14, castles
Co. an Chl. Leathanach: 98
1585
Toeclancullan woghtragh
CBC Leathanach: 12
1585
Toeglancolan woghtiagh
CBC Leathanach: 8
1600
Kyllane, Callan a Hartigan
Inchiquin Leathanach: 298
1601
hi cCloinn Chuiléin uachtair
ARÉ Leathanach: VI.2232
1624
Quillanihiddy
Inq.(Cl) Leathanach: 2.15
1630
Cullane
Inq.(Cl) Leathanach: 2.240
c.1650
Clann Chuiléin
LM Leathanach: 312, 313
c.1650
Maolcluiche, mac Cuiléin dá mhac lais .i. Síoda agus lúba, a quo Ua lúba ..... Ua Síoda Chuiléin
LM Leathanach: 313
1656
Cullane
Inchiquin Leathanach: 536
1659
Cullane
Cen. Leathanach: 163
c.1660
Qu(y)lanchde
BSD (Cl) Leathanach: 142
c.1660
Cullanecartagne
BSD (Cl) Leathanach: 143
1678
Cullaimartigan
ASE Leathanach: 251.1
1685
Culan
Hib. Del.
1718
Quillane ... Cullane Iarkand
CGn. Leathanach: 20.412.11071
1762
Cullaneeheida ... Cullaneihartigan
CGn. Leathanach: 215.327.141920
1780c
Coilleán Uí Shíoda
Ó Míocháin Leathanach: 56
1839
Cullaun
BS:AL
1839
loch Cuileáin Uí Shíoda
mionainm
OD:AL
1839
Coilleán
OD:AL
1839
Cuileán
OD:AL
1839
Féach Lough Cullaunyheedy (OS 6":35, 43) ar theorainn thoir, thoir thuaidh bf Cullaun: loch chuileáin uí Shíoda,
Féach Lough Cullaunyheedy (OS 6":35, 43) ar theorainn thoir, thoir thuaidh bf Cullaun: loch chuileáin uí Shíoda; faoi Cullaun lake aL;
pl:AL
1839
Cuileán
pl:AL
1839
Cullencrelaggan
QRL:AL

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