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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.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.
Achad FleisgeLL 366g 60; BB 124b; Lec 115
Aill Finn (Elphin)Bk.Arm 11 b1, b2; Trip.Life 96; LL 366g 59; BB 124b; Colgan, Acta, 378
AirecalMart.T (15 May); Mart.G; Mart.D; LL 367d 29; BB 124b
Ard ReitheLL 367; BB 124b; Lec 115
Carcair BrigtiLL 367c 25; Lec 116; BB 124b
Cell AdgairLL 351e 58, 367d 50; BB 124b; Lec 116
Cell BruichisLL 367c 44; BB 124b; Lec 116
Cell ChícheLL 367c 50; Lec 116; BB 124b
Cell GialláinMart.T (2 Oct; marg. note); Mart.O; LL 367b 48, 374a 8; BB 124b; LB 24
Cell na RétaireLL 367d 53; BB 124b; Lec 116
Cluain BruchaiseMart.O (12 Jul; 1 Nov); Mart.G; Mart.D; LL 367c 30, 368c 56; BB 124b, 125b; Lec 116, 118
Cluain ChonachaidLL 366g 58; BB 124b; Lec 115
Cluain DaigreLL 367a 1; BB 124b; Lec 115
Cluain LaigenBk.Arm 16ba (Additamenta); LL 354c 44; BB 124b; LB 212; Lec 113
Cluain LáigMart.T (24 Mar.); Mart.G; 348a 53, 367e 3; BB 124b; Lec 116; Bk.Fenagh
Cluain TibrinneMart.T (13 Mar, 24 Oct); Mart.O; Mart.G; LL 366g 35; BB 124b; Boll, Acta, LVII, 579
Cluain TrénaBB 124b; Lec 116
Cluana/Cl. AirbMart.T (17 May); Mart.G; LL 367c 23; BB 124b
Croimglenn/CroimlinnLL 367a 35; BB 124b
Croimglenn/CroimlinnLL 367a 35; BB 124b; Bk.Fermoy, 72a (if this site), 113
Cúil AchtáinBB 124b; Lec 115
Cúil ChaírechLL 367c 26, 374b 7; BB 124b; Lec 116
Dair Inis MórVSH Salm (Mo-Chua §12); Mart.O; Mart.G; LL 366g 33; BB 124b; Lec 115
Druim IairnLL 367a 5, d 27; BB 124b; Lec 115
Druim SenglaiseLL 367a 14; BB 124b; Lec 115
Dún BlesciVSH Salm (Fintan §13); Mart.T (3 Jan); Mart.O; Mart.G; Mart.D; LL 367e 2, 32; BB 124b; Lec 116; Colgan, Triadis, 383, 461
Enach DubáinLL 367a 15; BB 124b; Lec 115
Faithche [Chiaráin]Mart.T; LL 367d 21; BB 124b; Lec 116
Glenn DelmuicceMart.O (5 Nov)Mart.G; LL 367c 32; BB 124b
Inber BicceMart.T; LL 367a 52; BB 124b
Inber DúinLL 367a 32; BB 124b; Lec 115
Lemchaill (Loughill)Mart.T (13 Jan: Mo-Chonna, 22 Apr: Cuilén, 25 Oct: Dúthracht); Mart.O (21 Feb: Fintan); Mart.D; BB 124b; Lec 116, 119
Ráith CruíLL 366g 49; BB 124b; Lec 115
Ráith SithbiLL 367c 54; BB 124b; Lec 116
RúscachVSH Salm; Mart.T; Mart.G; LL 367c 19; BB 124b; Colgan, Triadis
Tech ColmócLL 367c 11 (if same site intended); BB 124b; Lec 116
Tech meic CiréniLL 367b 26; BB 124b; Lec 115
Tempall Loiscthe/Loíchse?BB 124b (if Cell Loiscthe)
Tulach ConadanLL 367c 49; BB 124b; Lec 116