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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.DioceseThis records the medieval (not necessarily the same as the modern) diocese in which the foundation lies.
Achad AblaElphin
Achad Finnabrach/Cráeb GrelláinElphin
Ailech MórElphin
Aill Finn (Elphin)Elphin
Ard an TearmainnElphin
Ard CharnaElphin
Ard Chiaráin (Ardkieran)Elphin
Ard Finntainn Elphin
Ard Licce/SendomnachElphin
Ard na cClogElphin
Ard SenlisElphin
Áth dá LairgElphin
Áth ImlaiseElphin
Áth LiaccElphin
Áth OmnaElphin?
Baile na gCaillech*Elphin
Baile Tobair BrigtiElphin
Baislecc MórElphin
Ballygilgan; BunbreeogeElphin
Bumlin Elphin
Caílle FintainElphin
Caílle MuadnatanElphin
Caínach Brigti (Cam Maigh Brigti)Elphin
Caisel IrroeElphin
Caldragh* Elphin
Cell AbhaillElphin?
Cell Achaid (Killiaghan)Elphin
Cell an IbairElphin
Cell ArgolandElphin
Cell Attracht/AdrochtaeElphin
Cell BecnatanElphin
Cell Beraig Elphin
Cell Braigi UallaigiElphin
Cell BrainElphin
Cell Brigte?Elphin
Cell BrigteElphin
Cell ChaimmínElphin
Cell Chéire?Elphin
Cell ChócaElphin
Cell Chóemgin?Elphin
Cell ChomlachElphin
Cell Chommáin (Kilcommon)Elphin
Cell Chonn*Elphin
Cell Chorb[b]áinElphin
Cell Chróine (Kilcroan)Elphin
Cell ChúileElphin
Cell ChurcaigeElphin
Cell dá lógElphin
Cell DegaElphin
Cell DuibdúinElphin
Cell Epscoip BróinElphin
Cell FhinnbuideElphin
Cell GaimneElphin
Cell Glaissi?Elphin
Cell GlasElphin
Cell GlasElphin
Cell Laisre? (Killaster)Elphin
Cell Liatháin Elphin
Cell LomatElphin
Cell Lucáin?/Lucinne?Elphin
Cell mac CairillElphin
Cell mac CalláinElphin?
Cell mac Cannáin?Elphin
Cell mac Éogain?Elphin
Cell M'Áedóc? (Killmogue)Elphin
Cell meic AingeElphin?
Cell meic Cummsige/Coimsi?Elphin
Cell meic TrenaElphin
Cell Mess?Elphin
Cell Miadaine? (Kilmeane)Elphin
Cell Mo-Chua? (Kilmacuagh)Elphin
Cell Mo-LappócElphin
Cell Mór DíthribElphin
Cell Mór Droma CliabElphin
Cell Mór Maige GlaissElphin
Cell NáemadaElphin
Cell na Manach Elphin
Cell na ManachElphin
Cell na mBanElphin
Cell na mBochtánElphin
Cell na RómánachElphin
Cell RaisseElphin
Cell Ródáin/RótáinElphin
Cell RónáinElphin
Cell Ruadáin? (Kilrooan)Elphin
Cell ToltógElphin
Cell Tómma?Elphin
Cell Trostáin?Elphin
Cell tSéisin*Elphin
Cell TulachElphin
Cell Ua CormaccáinElphin
Cell Ua Gealba?Elphin
Cell Ua Saiglenn?Elphin
Cenn ÉitigElphin
Clochar (Becc)Elphin
Clochar Uí MuirghileElphin
Cloonakille (or Cloonakilia)Elphin
Cloonfinlough Elphin
Cluain Airdne/CuerneElphin
Cluain Bolcáin (?)Elphin
Cluain ChaínElphin
Cluain ChamuinElphin
Cluain Choirpthe/ChairptheElphin
Cluain ChonnaidElphin
Cluain ChrainnElphin
Cluain ChremaElphin
Cluain ChremhaElphin
Cluain ChúasaElphin
Cluain EmainElphin
Cluain EóchailleElphin
Cluain fobuirElphin
Cluain FotaElphin
Cluain Medóin?Elphin
Cluain na gCaillech (?)Elphin
Cluain na ManachElphin
Cluain SenmaílElphin
Cluain TuaisceirtElphin
Cráebach GrelláinElphin
Creggangrogy/St Brendan's Elphin
Cúil ChonaltaElphin
Daire ChonnaidElphin
Dairmag Chúle ChoennaiElphin
Derrane Elphin
Derrycoagh (Cluain na Cille)Elphin
Derrylea (Kilrogain )Elphin
Dísert (Commeen)Elphin
Dísert M'ÍteElphin
Dísert Muige LuirgElphin
Dísert Nuadat (Áth Dísirt Nuadat) Elphin
Domnach BrigteElphin
Domnach Maige Nente (?)Elphin
Domnach Mór Maige EbaElphin
Domnach Mór Maige SelceElphin
Druim ChonailleElphin
Druim CliabElphin
Druim Coluim ChilleElphin
Druim DrestanElphin
Druim eidir dhá lochElphin
Drummat Chiarraige ArtigElphin
Dún in Ciarraige AíElphin
Ech-enach? (1)Elphin
Ech-enach? (2)Elphin
Ess Do-Chonna (Assylin)Elphin
Fid ArteElphin
Grange* Elphin
Imgae Mór Cerrigi Elphin
Imlech BeccElphin?
Imlech Broccada/Imlech nEchElphin
Imlech nÓnonn/ua RochadaElphin
Inis DaigreElphin
Inis mac nEirnínElphin
Inis Mór Locha GileElphin
Inis MuiredaigElphin
Killeelan (Cell Fháeláin?)Elphin
Kilorkey? Elphin
Kilverdon (Cell Bhearnáin)Elphin
Knockcroghery (St John's)Elphin
Liss Ua nDubthaigElphin
Loch Cé*Elphin
Mainistir na Liath Elphin
Mount Talbot*Elphin
Ogdela (?)Elphin
Portrunny Elphin
Ráith AradElphin
Ráith BrénainnElphin
Ráith ChéireElphin
Ráith na RómánachElphin
Ros CommáinElphin
Ros DraignigeElphin
Ros RéidedElphin
Senchell DumaigeElphin
Senchua ua nAilellaElphin?
St John'sElphin
Taghboy (Tech Buide?)Elphin
Tech BaithínElphin
Tech Eóin/Rinn DúinElphin
Tech mac ConaillElphin
Tempall CailléneElphin
Tempall MórElphin?
Tempall na gCaillech DubElphin
Termann Cóelainn/Daire C.Elphin
Termon? Elphin
Tír GuaireElphin?
Toberelva Elphin
Tuaim NoéElphin
Tuaim SruthraElphin
Tulach LiaccElphin
Uarán nGaradElphin