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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.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.
Achad Caínepiscopal
Achad Chinn/na Cille (Aughnakeely?)episcopal
Achad Chonaireepiscopal
Achad Crommáinepiscopal + coarbial?
Achad Cuingireepiscopal?
Achad Finnepiscopal
Achad Fobairepiscopal + coarbial?
Achad Glinni*episcopal?
Achad Nitt/Nithi*episcopal?
Achad Ualindepiscopal?
Ailech Mórepiscopal
Aill Finn (Elphin)episcopal
Aill Nuaitin/Muadáinepiscopal?
Airecal Muadáinepiscopal?
Aired Drochaitepiscopal?
Aired Indaichepiscopal?
Airther Achaidepiscopal
Ardachad Brechmaigeepiscopal?
Ard Aolaigepiscopal?
Ard Breccáin*episcopal & coarbial
Ard Charnaepiscopal + coarbial
Ard Chluanaepiscopal
Ard Churadh/Áth Charadh?episcopal?
Ard Ferta Brénainncoarbial + episcopal
Ard Machaepiscopal + coarbial
Ard Mór/Uí Seastaepiscopal
Ard Pátraicccoarbial + episcopal
Ard Sráthaepiscopal + coarbial
Áth dá Lairgepiscopal?
Áth Fadat/Fithot episcopal
Áth na hEasconn (Anahaskey)episcopal?
Áth Truimmepiscopal + coarbial
Baislecc Mórepiscopal + coarbial
Becc Ériu Episcopal
Belach Dúin/Dísert Chiaráin*coarbial + episcopal
Belach Gabráinepiscopal?
Birracoarbial + episcopal
Bordgal (Mór)episcopal
Caisel Irroeepiscopal?
Carn Magepiscopal
Carrac Bretanepiscopal
Carrac Mórepiscopal
Cathair Suibniepiscopal?
Céin Muirtheimneepiscopal?
Cell Achaid Dromma Fotacoarbial + episcopal
Cell Achaid Goanepiscopal
Cell Achaid (Kilaghy)episcopal?
Cell Áedlogaepiscopal?
Cell Ailche/Ailechepiscopal?
Cell Airdepiscopal?
Cell Airthirepiscopal?
Cell Alaidepiscopal
Cell an Epscoipepiscopal
Cell Ausilli/Auxiliicoarbial + episcopal
Cell Beinéinepiscopal?; coarbial
Cell Belad (C. Belfota?)episcopal?
Cell Bráthaepiscopal
Cell Bróine (?)episcopal?
Cell Brothaepiscopal?
Cell Cholmáinepiscopal
Cell Chomrairecoarbial + episcopal?
Cell Chonaireepiscopal?
Cell Chorb[b]áin (Kilcorban?)episcopal?
Cell Chorbrainepiscopal
Cell Chuilinnepiscopal + coarbial
Cell Chuinge/Chungaepiscopal
Cell Chungaidepiscopal
Cell dá lessepiscopal
Cell Daracoarbial + episcopal
Cell derce daimepiscopal
Cell Do-Luaepiscopal
Cell Epscoip Áedáinepiscopal
Cell Epscoip Bolcáinepiscopal?
Cell Epscoip Bolcáinepiscopal
Cell Epscoip Bróinepiscopal?
Cell Epscoip Drónáinepiscopal
Cell Epscoip Íbair?episcopal?
Cell Epscoip (Killaspick)episcopal
Cell Epscoip (Killaspick)episcopal
Cell Epscoip Lonáinepiscopal
Cell Epscoip Lugdachepiscopal?
Cell Epscoip Máeláinepiscopal
Cell Epscoip Muniepiscopal (originally)
Cell Epscoip óigepiscopal
Cell Epscoip Ródáinepiscopal
Cell Epscoip Sanctáin (Kill St Ann)episcopal; coarbial
Cell Epscoip Saráin (Killarney)episcopal
Cell Epscoip Silláin (Anahaskey)episcopal?
Cell Epscoip Tairbíneepiscopal
Cell Epscoip tSechtáinepiscopal
Cell Epscop Máeláin/Maláin (?)episcopal
Cell Fhergo/Fhorgaepiscopal; coarbial
Cell Fhinnabrachepiscopal
Cell Fhobricepiscopal + coarbial
Cell Fhoirtcheirn episcopal?
Cell Fhorlochtaepiscopal?
Cell Gialláinepiscopal/coarbial?
Cell Iain bicepiscopal
Cell Iain máirepiscopal
Cell Imchluanaepiscopal?
Cell Inse (an mhachaire)episcopal?
Cell Mainchínepiscopal?
Cell mBia[in]episcopal?
Cell meic Duachepiscopal + coarbial
Cell Mo-Diúitepiscopal?
Cell Mór Áedáincoarbial + episcopal?
Cell Mór Múaideepiscopal?
Cell na nIubar (Killinure = Domnach Eochailli?)episcopal?
Cell Onchon episcopal?
Cell Orrluchta?episcopal?
Cell Raisseepiscopal?
Cell Róinepiscopal?
Cell Ruad/Róitepiscopal?; coarbial
Cell Saráinepiscopal?
Cell Scíreepiscopal?
Cell Tidill?/Cell Chéile?episcopal?
Cell Tidillepiscopal?
Cell Tidill episcopal?
Cell Tóg/Tóchepiscopal
Cell Tómmaepiscopal + coarbial
Cell Tuaitiepiscopal?
Cell Tuama (?)episcopal?
Cell Ua Cáirthinnepiscopal?
Cenannascoarbial + episcopal
Cenn Eichepiscopal?
Clochar mac nDaiminiepiscopal & coarbial
Cluain Airthirepiscopal?
Cluain bainbepiscopal?
Cluain Biniepiscopal?
Cluain Bruchaiseepiscopal?
Cluain Chaí?episcopal?
Cluain Chaín episcopal
Cluain Chremaepiscopal
Cluain dá locha?episcopal?
Cluain dá ochraepiscopal + coarbial
Cluain Dolcáincoarbial + episcopal
Cluain Éicneepiscopal?
Cluain Eithneepiscopal?
Cluain Emainepiscopal?
Cluain Eoiscoarbial + episcopal
Cluain Ferta Brénainncoarbial + episcopal
Cluain Fota Báetáin abaepiscopal + coarbial
Cluain Irairdcoarbial + episcopal
Cluain moccu Nóiscoarbial + episcopal
Cluain na Manachepiscopal?
Cluain Senmaílepiscopal?
Cluain Sostaepiscopal?
Cluain talathaepiscopal?
Cluain uamhacoarbial + episcopal
Coinnereepiscopal + coarbial
Corcachcoarbial + episcopal
Cruachán Bríg Éileepiscopal?
Cúil Bennchair episcopal + coarbial?
Cúil Breccáinepiscopal?
Cúil Chonaltaepiscopal?
Cúil Chorraepiscopal?
Cúil Fhinn episcopal?
Cúil foithirbiepiscopal?
Cúil Rathincoarbial (+ episcopal)
Daire Calgaig/Choluim-Cillecoarbial + episcopal
Daire Lúráineremitic/coarbial (+ episcopal?)
Dair Inisepiscopal + coarbial
Dam Liaccepiscopal + coarbial
Dertech/Dairthech (Durthach)episcopal
Dinn Fhlatha Chenéoil Lugairepiscopal?
Dísert Chiaráin/Belach Dúineremitic/coarbial + episcopal
Dísert Diarmataeremitic/coarbial + episcopal
Domnach Ceirneepiscopal
Domnach Fainreepiscopal
Domnach Féiccepiscopal?
Domnach Fothirbeepiscopal
Domnach Máeláinepiscopal?
Domnach Maigenepiscopal
Domnach Mór Ailmaigeepiscopal?
Domnach Mór Áine episcopal?
Domnach Mór episcopal
Domnach Mór Maige Cobaepiscopal?
Domnach Mór Maige Damoernaepiscopal?
Domnach Mór Maige Éne/Áineepiscopal?
Domnach Mór Maige Feminepiscopal?
Domnach Mor Maige Nuadatepiscopal
Domnach Mór Maige Seólaiepiscopal?
Domnach Mór meic Laithbe/Airthir Emnaepiscopal + coarbial
Domnach Nemainepiscopal
Domnach Rígdúinn/Rígdruingepiscopal?
Domnach Sairigeepiscopal
Druim Aurchaille/Urchailleepiscopal
Druim Berthachepiscopal?
Druim Cremaepiscopal?
Druim in asclaind (enesclaind)coarbial + episcopal
Druim Mórepiscopal + coarbial
Druim Mórepiscopal?
Dún Cruithneepiscopal?
Dún Lethglas/Dún dá Lethglaiseepiscopal + coarbial
Ecclas Chormaic?episcopal
Echdruimepiscopal + coarbial
Ech-enach? (1)episcopal
Enach dúinepiscopal
Ferta Cherbbáinepiscopal
Fid Chuilinnepiscopal?
Findabair-abaepiscopal + coarbial
Find Glasepiscopal + coarbial
Fobarepiscopal + coarbial
Fochladcoarbial + episcopal
Glenn Chaínepiscopal?
Glenn Munireepiscopal?
Glenn Uissen coarbial; episcopal?
Granairetepiscopal + coarbial
Imlech Broccada/Imlech nEchepiscopal?
Imlech Ibairepiscopal + coarbial
Inber Doíleepiscopal?
Inis bó finne (1)episcopal + coarbial
Inis Chaín Degaepiscopal + coarbial
Inis Cheltracoarbial + episcopal
Killeen-Cormac (Cell Ingen Cormaic/Cell Fhine Cormaic?)coarbial + episcopal?
Lann Elacoarbial + episcopal
Lann Léirecoarbial + episcopal
Lathrach dá Aradepiscopal?
Leithglennepiscopal + coarbial
Lemchaill (Loughill)coarbial + episcopal
Linn Duachaill*coarbial + episcopal
Liss Mórepiscopal + coarbial
Loch Cendinepiscopal?
Lothracoarbial & episcopal
Luscaepiscopal + coarbial
Mag Bile (Movilla)episcopal + coarbial
Mag Bolccepiscopal?
Mag nAirthirepiscopal
Mag nÉoepiscopal
Mainistir Buitiepiscopal + coarbial
Methas truimepiscopal
Moydow; Aghinaspickepiscopal?
Óendruimm/Áentruim/Nóendruimmepiscopal + coarbial
Port Lairge*episcopal
Ráith Bilechepiscopal?
Ráith Chairillepiscopal?
Ráith Derthaigeepiscopal?
Ráith Epscoip Fhindichepiscopal?
Ráith in Epscoipepiscopal
Ráith in Epscoipepiscopal
Ráith Maige Deiscirtepiscopal
Ráith Maige Óenaigepiscopal + coarbial
Ráith na nEpscopepiscopal
Ráith Sítheepiscopal?
Ros Ailithir (Roscarbery)coarbial + episcopal
Ros Commáincoarbial + episcopal
Ros Crécoarbial + episcopal
Ros Delaepiscopal + coarbial
Ros Gialláin/Níalláinepiscopal + coarbial
Ros Mórepiscopal?
Saigirepiscopal + coarbial
Senchellepiscopal + coarbial
Sláineepiscopal + coarbial
Sléibte (Sletty)episcopal + coarbial
Sord Choluim Cilleepiscopal + coarbial
St Peter's/Duiblinnepiscopal/ coarbial
Tamlacht Máil-Rúain (Tallaght)episcopal + coarbial
Tamnachcoarbial + episcopal
Tech Colláinepiscopal
Tech Dímmaeepiscopal?
Tech Fethgnaicoarbial + episcopal?
Tech na Romanepiscopal
Tech Nath Í episcopal
Tír dá Glascoarbial + episcopal
Trelec Mórepiscopal & coarbial
Treóit Mórcoarbial + episcopal
Tuaim dá ghualanncoarbial + episcopal
Tuaim Gréne coarbial + episcopal
Tuiléncoarbial + episcopal
Tulach Liaccepiscopal?
Tulach na nEpscopepiscopal
Tulach na nEpscopepiscopal