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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 ReóitLL 368e 45; Lec 118; BB 125b; (Ann Inisf?)
Achad TairbLL 368d 52; Lec 118; BB 125b
Aired/Daire BroscaLL 354c 60, 368d 30; BB 125b; Lec 118; Mart.G; Mart.D
Aired?LL 373b (familia Coemgeni); BB 125b; Lec 118
Airsciriu (?)LL 368d 28; BB 125b; Lec 118
Airther UitenLL 368f 51; BB 125b; Lec 119
Ard CrithmeBB 125b; Ann.Inisf 151a
Ard TrichmeLL 368d 57; Lec 118; BB 125b (?)
Carcair (Munnu?)LL 368c 33; BB 125b; Lec 118
Cell LochmaigeLL 368e 53; BB 125b; Lec 118
Cluain BrainMart.T (1 May); Mart.G; Mart.D; LL 368e 29; BB 125b; Lec 118; Colgan, Acta, 92
Cluain ChraincheLL 368f 54; BB 125b; Lec 119
Cluain dá ochraMart.T (11 Jan); Mart.G; Mart.D; LL 368d 37; BB 125b; BCC §4 (61); Colgan, Acta, 138
Cluain EóinLL 368f 12; BB 125b; Lec 118
Cluain guillLL 368f 23; BB 125b; Lec 118
Dair Inis Maíl-AnfaidMart.O (31 Jan); Mart.D; LL 368e 57; 370cb 45, d 53; BB 125b; Lec 118 (M in familia Coemgeni)
Druim RuisLL 368e 42; BB 125b; Lec 118
Druim Toraig LL 368c 20; BB 125b; Lec 118
Enach SenmáilLL 42c 15 (Fiachra comarba Pátraic from), 368e 55; BB 125b; Lec 118
Ess Do-Chonna (Assylin)Mart.T; Mart.O; Mart.G; Mart.D; LL 348a 50, 368c 24; BB 125b; Lec 118; BCC §1 (21), §5 (87); Colgan, Acta, 94, 565
Glenn MunireMart.T (21 Jul); Mart.G; Mart.D; LL 368, 373; BB 125b; Colgan, Triadis, 381
Imlech LúainLL 368c 50; BB 125b; Lec 118
Inis ArdLL 368d 11; BB 125b; Lec 118
Inis ChaírechLL 368d 13; BB 125b: Lis 20b; Colgan, Acta, 534
Inis LimLL 368d 15; BB 125b; Lec 118
Liath Mór (Leamakevoge)Mart.T (13 Mar); Mart.O; Mart.D; Rawl B 502, 52Rf; LL 368c 42; BB 125b; Colgan, Acta, 598; Boll, Acta, VII
LilcachMart.T (12 Mar: Cillíne, 22, 26: Mo-Laca); Mart.O (18 Dec note: Mo-Díchu); Mart.G; Mart.D; LL 368e 28; BB 125b; Uí M 51Rd; Colgan, Acta, 251
Mag MennotaLL 368c 53; BB 125b; Lec 118
Oilén DraignigiBB 125b
Ros BrónaigLL 368f 38; BB 125b; Lec 118
Ros CuaeLL 368c 59; BB 125b; Lec 118
Scrín Choluim Cille/AchallBB 125b; LU 50b, 53b; Mart.D
Tech Da-ChonnaBB 125b; Lec 118 (if same site intended)
Tech Maíl-(duib)LL 368f 3; BB 125b; Lec 118
Tech Mo-ChellócLL 368e 13; BB 125b; Lec 118
Tech Mo-ChritócLL 368e 40; BB 125b
Tech na ndechoinLL 366e 25, 368f 45; BB 125b; Lec 119
Tulach TúammaBB 125b; Lec 118