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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.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).
Achad ChonaireAnn.Ult - see clerics
Achad CrimthainnAnn.Ult - see clerics
Ara AirthirAnn.Ult - see clerics
Ard TreaAnn.Ult - see clerics
Áth OmnaAnn.Ult - see clerics
Caílle FochladaAnn.Ult - see clerics
Cell dumai glinn*Ann.Ult - see clerics
Cell Epscoip BróinAnn.Ult - see clerics
Cell LaisreAnn.Ult - see clerics
Cell meic DuachAnn.FM; Ann.Ult - see clerics
Cell MoinneAnn.Ult - see clerics; Tax 1302-06 (Kilmone)
Cell Mór Chinn EichAnn.Ult - see clerics
Cell NáileAnn.Ult - see clerics
Cell RoisAnn.Ult - see clerics
Cell TómmaAnn.Ult - see clerics
Cenn ÉitigLaud 610 (740s? Munster Synod); Chron.Scot 842 (pl by vikings); Ann.Ult - see clerics
Cluain Aird/Tuairín BeccáinLex Innoc 697 (§28, 16); CGG c.825/8 (§7 pl & bnd by vikings); Ann.Ult - see clerics
Cluain ChormaicAnn.Ult - see clerics
Cluain ChremaAnn.Ult - see clerics
Cluain Ferta Mo-Lua(Cummian's Letter, 633); Lex Innoc 697 (§28, 13); (Laud 610 - 740s? Munster Synod); CGG c.836/42 (§17 pl by vikings); Ann.Ult - see clerics
Cluain TibrinneAnn.Ult - see clerics; Inq 1609
Cluain uamhaLex Innoc 697 (§28, 8); CGG c.821/4, c.825/8 (§5, 7 pl by vikings); Ann.FM 885 (=888 clerics sl by vikings); Ann.Ult - see clerics
Congbáil Glinne SuileidiAnn.Ult - see clerics
Daire Bruchais/MurchaisiAnn.Ult - see clerics
Daire Ednech/EithnigAnn.Ult - see clerics
Daire LúráinMisc.Ann 1195 (wasted); Ann. FM; Ann.Ult - see clerics
Daire MeilleAnn.Ult - see clerics
Domnach Mór Maige IthaAnn.FM 1179 (pl.); Tax 1302-06 (dioc Derry); Ann.Ult - see clerics
Druim CaraAnn.Ult - see clerics
Druim CoosAnn.Ult - see clerics
Druim CuilinnAnn.Ult - see clerics
Druim Laidcinn (Laidgnin)Ann.Ult - see clerics
Druim LethanAnn.Ult - see clerics; Tax 1302-06
Druim RáiteAnn.Ult - see clerics; Tax 1302-06 (in d. Achonry)
Druim Toraig Ann.Ult - see clerics
EchdruimAnn.Ult - see clerics; Tax 1302-06
Enach datheAnn.Ult - see clerics
Ess Do-Chonna (Assylin)Ann.Ult - see clerics; Tax 1302-06 (Esmakirk)
FochladAnn.Ult - see clerics
FoibréneAnn.Ult - see clerics; Tax 1302-06 (Foran)
Glenn ClóitigeAnn.Ult - see clerics
Gort ChonaichAnn.Ult - see clerics
Gort ChonaichAnn.Ult - see clerics
Inis ChaínAnn.Ult - see clerics; Tax 1302-06
Inis ChlothrannAnn.FM 1015, 1050, 1089 (pl. by Ua Briain), 1193; Ann.Ult - see clerics
Inis ChoílAnn.Ult - see clerics
Inis Cumscraig/Causcraid (Inch Abbey)Ann.Ult - see clerics; Ann.FM 1001 (viking raid); Tax 1302-06 (Ines)
Inis Eidnech? (Inis Ní)Ann.Ult - see clerics
Inis Locha CréAnn.FM 921 (=923: Flaithbertach m Inmainén, k.o. Munster in clerical retirement capt by vikings), 1138 (Armagh lector died at); Giraldus, Top. Hib, 60; Ann.Ult - see clerics
Inis mac nEirnínAnn.Ult - see clerics
Inis Maige SamhAnn.Ult - see clerics; Tax 1302-06
Lann ElaIr. Triads §35: 9thC? (óenach); Ann.FM 970 (=972: bnd by Cl. Cholmáin); Ann.Ult - see clerics
Leth duma/tubaAnn.Ult - see clerics
Leth ráith (Ráithín)Ann.Ult - see clerics
Liath MancháinAnn.FM 645 (=650 Diarmait gts site to Ciarán); Ann.Ult - see clerics
LissánAnn.Ult - see clerics
Loch CendinAnn.FM 853 (=855 pl. by vikings); Ann.Ult - see clerics
Mag itir dá glaisAnn.FM 879 (=882: Cl. Cholmáin attack Armagh from), 905 (=910 derthech bnd); Ann.Ult - see clerics
Methas truimAnn.Ult - see clerics
MuccertAnn.Ult - see clerics
Mucc-Inis RiaguilAnn.Ult - see clerics
Ráith Maige ÓenaigAnn.Ult - see clerics; Buile Suibne ('Cluain Cille')
Ráith NaoiAnn.Ult - see clerics; Cr.Mihi c.1280
Ros CréCGG c. 837/42, c.845 (§15, 17 vikings defeated at Óenach; pl by vikings); Ann.FM (bnd) 1133, 1147, 1154; 1135 (cloicthech struck by lightning); Ann.Ult - see clerics
Ros EchAnn.Ult - see clerics
Ros ÉoAnn.Ult - see clerics
SentraibCr.Mihi c.1280; Ann.Ult - see clerics
St Peter's/DuiblinnAnn.FM; Ann.Ult - see clerics; Bk.Uí M 126b 53 (Ceall Póil is Pedair: if this site intended)
Tech AirennáinAnn.Ult - see clerics
Tech FethgnaiAnn.FM; Ann.Ult - see clerics
Tech Mo-FinnuAnn.Ult - see clerics
Tulach Olainn/UalannAnn.Ult - see clerics