Cionn Sáile
genitive: Chionn Sáile
validated name
(Irish)
Kinsaley
(English)

Glossary

ceann, cionn
English head, headland

Centrepoint

53.4346, -6.18397latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1179
Cenannsale
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 4
1186
Censali
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 15
1200c
Kynsale
Crede Mihi Leathanach: 113
1200c.
Cenaunsale
Crede Mihi Leathanach: 2
1297
Kinsale
CJR Leathanach: 1 109
1302
Kynsale
CJR Leathanach: 1 431
1343
Kynsaly
HTrin. AR Leathanach: 26
1504
Kinsale
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 256
1529-34
Kynsali
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 291
1611
Kinsaile
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 19 J I
1616
Kinsaly
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 30 J I
1654-6
Kinsalley
CS VII Leathanach: 167
1659
Kinsaley
Cen. Leathanach: 388
1660
Kinsaly
BSD (BÁC) Leathanach: 91
1660c.
Kinsally
BSD (BÁC) Leathanach: 91
1664
Kinsaley
HMR (BÁC) Leathanach: 398
1683
Kinsale
Hib. Del.
1687
Kingsally alias Kingsale alias Kinsally
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 30 J I
1703
Kinsaly alias Kinsale
Trustees Leathanach: 395
1703
Kinsaly
Trustees Leathanach: 3 81
1760
Kinsale
Rocque
1812
Kinsealy
Leet Leathanach: II 53
1837
Kinsaly
BS:AL
1837
cinn sáile head of the brine or salt water
OD:AL

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