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FoundationGives the name of the site — generally in its Old Irish form, (if attested in early or medieval sources, or if it appears to be readily reconstructable) otherwise the modern English placename is given.:Documented AssociationGives the names of Early Christian ecclesiastics (the DIB terms such individuals often regarded as founders of churches — saints in the Irish tradition), whose association with the sites concerned is based on documentary sources.:LineageThis records the reputed ancestral lines of individuals given in Doc Assoc.:
Traditional AssociationGives the names of Early Christian ecclesiastics whose association with the sites concerned is based on tradition, dedication or placename association.:TownlandGives the townland (name spelt as in TTPBI Index) in which the site is (or is thought to be) located.:ParishGives the civil (not ecclesiastical) parish in which the townland is situated.:
DeaneryThis records the rural deanery (a sub-division of the diocese) to which the parish belongs.:DioceseThis records the medieval (not necessarily the same as the modern) diocese in which the foundation lies.:BaronyGives the modern barony (as in TTPBI Index the baronies were rationalised in 19thC) in which the townland and civil parish are situated.:
CountyGives the county in which the barony lies.:ProvinceGives both the civil province in which the county lies and the ecclesiastical province to which the diocese belongs.:SourcesThis is concerned almost exclusively with hagiographical sources (mainly Lives of the saints, martyrologies and genealogies of the saints) and relates to the individuals and lineages in Doc Assoc and Lineage.:
Recorded HistoryThis concerns the subsequent history of the site, with emphasis on pre-Norman (or early post-Norman) native sources mainly annals but also including medieval ecclesiastical records (charters or taxations), English Crown documents and, on occasion, modern sources (especially surveys or maps, which may mark the location of lost sites or illuminate placenames).:Clerical StatusThis seeks to classify foundations as episcopal coarbial or eremitic based on the clerical orders ascribed to the reputed founder, the later succession-record or the placename of the site.:GenderThis seeks to classify foundations as male or female based on the gender of the reputed founder, the later succession-record or the placename of the site.:
Succession RecordLists ecclesiastics, male or female, who succeeded to offices at the foundation concerned abbots, abbesses, comarbai, bishops often clerics of less exalted rank such as treasurers, lectors, scribes. These lists make no claim to be exhaustive; fuller accounts for major sites can be found in the New History of Ireland, vol. 8, and in published prosopographies.:Medieval DedicationNotes medieval church-dedications to saints whether Irish or Continental.:Familial LinksIndicates links between foundations, whether claimed in hagiographical sources (a lesser site said to have submitted to greater site), attested by charter, or indicated by tradition or placename evidence.:
Folk TraditionRecords traditional stories, beliefs or practices (especially pilgrimages or patterns), or a tradition of clandestine burial either recorded or inferred from location names such as the killeen or the caldragh.:Field RemainsRecords physical remains of sites, whether visible in the field or accessed through excavation. Precedence is given to features considered to be characteristic of the Early Christian/pre-Reform era, such as enclosures, (especially circular or oval), cross-slabs, high-crosses, bullauns and raised areas — with round towers and church remains further down the list unless there is a strong case for doing otherwise.:ArtifactsIn general, this records only items which may support the case for the site as a pre-Reform ecclesiastical settlement (especially croziers, shrines, chalices etc) — whether recovered by search or excavation, or merely associated with the site by tradition. Also included are such items as querns and kilns as flour-production was an important part of life at ecclesiastical (although also, admittedly, at secular) settlement sites.:
BibliographyMentions secondary references (sometimes very select indeed) to the site concerned. Some contain detailed discussion, others (especially where little else seems to be available) only the briefest mentions. For details see the Bibliography page.:AddendumIncludes fragments of additional information (or comments on the part of the compilers) relating to the site in question.:

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FoundationGives the name of the site — generally in its Old Irish form, (if attested in early or medieval sources, or if it appears to be readily reconstructable) otherwise the modern English placename is given.BibliographyMentions secondary references (sometimes very select indeed) to the site concerned. Some contain detailed discussion, others (especially where little else seems to be available) only the briefest mentions. For details see the Bibliography page.
Cell mac FergusaHogan 1910, 201
Cell mac-LaisreO'Donovan 1844, 484; Hogan 1910, 201, 202 (C Mo-Lassra)
Cell mac LuigneHogan 1910, 201
Cell mac MílchonHogan 1910, 201, 214
Cell Meic-CreicheFrost 1893, 107; Hogan 1910, 201; Sheehan 1982, 39, 46; Ní Ghabhláin 1995, 68, 70, 79, 80
Cell meic Cummsige/Coimsi?Hogan 1910, 201
Cell meic DuachArchdall 1786, 291; Hogan 1910, 201; Gwynn & Hadcock 1970; Barrow 1979; Ó Riain 1985, 316; Etchingham 1999, 181; Lalor 1999; O'Keeffe 2003
Cell Meic-DuachHogan 1910, 201
Cell Meic-DubáinFrost 1893, 92; Hogan 1910, 201
Cell meic TaidcKilk.Jnl.Arch iv, 451; Hogan 1910, 201; Kehnel 1997, 315; Herity et al 1997, 120
Cell meic TrenaHogan 1910, 201; Beirne 2000, 255; Egan et al 2005, 404-5
Cell Miadaine?/Mithne?O'Donovan 1844, 485; Hogan 1910, 201
Cell Mian?/Midain?O'Donovan 1844, 485; Hogan 1910, 201
Cell Midain?Atkins 1895, 35-6; Power 1895, 170-1; Hogan 1910, 201; Moore 1999, 180
Cell MídeHogan 1910, 201
Cell M'ídeHogan 1910, 201; O'Donoghue 1986, 219; Power 1997, 325-6, 338, 318
Cell MídeHogan 1910, 201; Power 1952
Cell MingenHogan 1910, 201
Cell MithilFrost 1893, 68; Hogan 1910, 201
Cell Mo-báe?Hogan 1910, 201; Ó Danachair 1958, 73; Stout 1992, 17-18; MacShamhráin 2004a, 52-60; MacShamhráin 2005a, 142
Cell Mo-bíO'Donovan 1844, 485; Hogan 1910, 201
Cell Mo-BíHogan 1910, 201; Power 1952, 37-9; Moore 1999, 181
Cell Mo-ChannócHogan 1910, 201; Price 1945-67, V, 313; Turner 1983, [45-6]; Nicholls 1984, 552; MacShamhráin 1989, 81; Grogan & Kilfeather 1993, 123-4; MacShamhráin 1996, 195, 200, 238
Cell Mo-Chellóc?Hogan 1910, 201; Harrington 2002, 118
Cell Mo-Chellóc/Mo-Shillóc?Hogan 1910, 201, 617; Flood 1916, 156; Moore 1996; Culleton 1999, 209
Cell Mo-ChóemócCarrigan 1905, IV, 92-3; Hogan 1910, 201
Cell Mo-Lóce?Hogan 1910, 201; Power 1952, 305; Power 1989, 4; Ó Cearbhaill 2007, 184-5
Cell Mo-Ménócc?Hogan 1910, 201; Farrelly & O'Brien 2002, 243-4; Ó Cearbhaill 2007, 185-7
St Michan's/Cell MichenHogan 1910, 201; Clarke 2000, 48; 2002, 17; Meenan 2004, 91-110; Ó Riain 2004, 58