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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.CountyGives the county in which the barony lies.
Achad FindnicheDublin
AirenDublin
Ath Derc*Dublin
Ath Goan*Dublin
Baile Amlaib/Uí AmalgadaDublin
Baile BachuilDublin
Baile CholmáinDublin
Baile DonnagáinDublin
Baile Griffin Dublin
Baile Macdun? Dublin
Baile Mochainn? (Baliogan)Dublin
Baile na gCaillech*Dublin
Baile na gCaillech*Dublin
Baile OgariDublin
Baile Rhodri*Dublin
Baile Scadán Dublin
BohernabreenaDublin
Both ChomairDublin
BrideswellDublin
Carrac BrénainnDublin
Cell AliaDublin?
Cell an ArdáinDublin
Cell BarrócDublin
Cell BeccócDublin
Cell BrigteDublin
Cell BrigteDublin
Cell ChairpreDublin
Cell Churcaige? (Cork Abbey)Dublin
Cell CrechDublin
Cell Domnaig? (Kildowney)Dublin
Cell DonnáinDublin
Cell DúiligDublin
Cell Eichi?Dublin
Cell Éogain? (Kilohan)Dublin
Cell Epscoip Sanctáin (Kill St Ann)Dublin
Cell Fháeláin?Dublin
Cell GobbáinDublin
Cell Ingen LéinínDublin
Cell Laisre (Killester)Dublin
Cell Laisre? (Killossery)Dublin
Cell Lóchuir/Óchtair?Dublin
Cell LuscaDublin
Cell mac Erccáin? (Kilmacergan)Dublin
Cell mac Talmaich/Mo-Talmaich?Dublin
Cell MaignennDublin
Cell MelláinDublin
Cell Meresce?Dublin
Cell Míde? (Kilmateed)Dublin
Cell Mo-báe?Dublin
Cell Mo-ChidgócDublin
Cell Mo-ChuitbrichtDublin
Cell Mo-ChutaDublin
Cell Mór Airthir Fine GallDublin
Cell Mo-ShamócDublin
Cell na ManachDublin
Cell na nIngenDublin
Cell Óchtair*Dublin
Cell RéiscDublin
Cell SalcháinDublin
Cell Ségáin(?)Dublin
Cell Talmhan(?)*Dublin
Cell Tigernáin/TernáinDublin
Cell Tioprat*Dublin
Cell Tocca/Tuca (Kiltuck)Dublin
Cenn Iubair? (Kenure)Dublin
Cenn SáileDublin
Clochar Dúilech (St Doulagh's)Dublin
Clochrán (Hiddert) Dublin
Clochrán Surdais Dublin
Cluain ChaínDublin
Cluain DolcáinDublin
Cluain LiphiDublin
Cluain SailechDublin
Cluain Seacdha(?)*Dublin
Cluain Tarb (Clontarf)Dublin
Cluain tuircDublin
CnúchaDublin
Corbally*Dublin
CráebachDublin
Croimglenn/CroimlinnDublin
CuilennDublin?
Cúil MínDublin
CúlócDublin
Dairmag Brittonum*Dublin
Deilginis Chualann 2Dublin
Deilginis ChualannDublin
Dísert Brigte (Cell Suird)Dublin
Domnach BathDublin
Domnach BirnDublin
Domnach BrocDublin
Domnach CeirneDublin
DomnachDublin
Domnach MídeDublin
Druim Enaig?Dublin
Druim IngDublin
Ecclas in Collamair(?)Dublin
EiscirDublin
Find GlasDublin
Glass Mór (Glasmore)Dublin
Glass NoíndenDublin
Glenn MedóinDublin
Glenn MunireDublin
Glenn Sescnáin (?)Dublin
Glenn Suird?Dublin
Grace DieuDublin
GrangeDublin
Grellach Dublin
Holywood (Sanctum Nemus)Dublin
Inis mac NessáinDublin
Inis PhátraicDublin
Kilcoskan*Dublin
Killeen*Dublin
Kilmacree*Dublin
KilmartinDublin
KilohanDublin
Lann BechaireDublin
Lathrach Caín?Dublin
Leth duma/tubaDublin/Kildare?
Lispopple (Liss a' Phobail?)Dublin
LoughtownDublin
LuscaDublin
Mullach Íde Dublin
NaulDublin
NewcastleDublin
Newtown (Baile Ua Rónáin?)Dublin
Oconach*Dublin
OldtownDublin
Port M'ernócDublin
Port RechrannDublin
Ráith Chillín (Rahillion)Dublin
Ráith CúilDublin
Ráith EnnaDublin
Ráith FernáinDublin
Ráith Garb (Rathgar)Dublin
Ráith RónáinDublin
RathmichaelDublin
RechruDublin
Renniue (Ráith Nath Í?)Dublin
Ros ÉoDublin
SenchellDublin
SentraibDublin
Sord Choluim CilleDublin
St Bridget's/Cell Brigte?Dublin
St Columba's (Cell Choluim?)Dublin
St Kevin's/Cell Chóemgin?Dublin
St Margaret'sDublin
St Michael-le-PoleDublin
St Michan's/Cell MichenDublin
St Patrick's (Cell Phátraic)Dublin
St Peter's/DuiblinnDublin
Sutton (Cell Fintain?)Dublin
Tagony (Tech Domnaig?)Dublin
Tamlacht Máil-Rúain (Tallaght)Dublin
Tech Cere?Dublin
Tech Giugrann (Stagori)Dublin
Tech Gubbi (Astagob)Dublin
Tech Ingen mBaitiDublin
Tech LorcáinDublin
Tech mac DímmaeDublin
Tech Mo-Chainn?Dublin
Tech Mo-Laca/Mo-LoceDublin
Tech Mo-Sacru (Tassagart)Dublin
Tech (na m) BretanDublin
Tech Nath Í Dublin
Tech PeulinDublin
Telcha Drommán*Dublin
Tulach na nEpscopDublin
Uachtar MuaideDublin
Westereave*Dublin
Whitechurch (Lisnahunsin; Less an Fhuinseann?)Dublin