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.: Cell Garbáin/Cell Mo-Gharbóc

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.Garbán
TownlandGives the townland (name spelt as in TTPBI Index) in which the site is (or is thought to be) located.Kilmagarvoge
ParishGives the civil (not ecclesiastical) parish in which the townland is situated.Tullophelim
DioceseThis records the medieval (not necessarily the same as the modern) diocese in which the foundation lies.Leighlin
BaronyGives the modern barony (as in TTPBI Index the baronies were rationalised in 19thC) in which the townland and civil parish are situated.Rathvilly
CountyGives the county in which the barony lies.Carlow
ProvinceGives both the civil province in which the county lies and the ecclesiastical province to which the diocese belongs.Leinster; Dublin
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.LL 373a 20; Mart.D (26 Mar); Lec 91
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.male
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.eccl site possible (no. 574: OS Map 1839 - no longer visible); gvyd; possible orig site of Tuckamine ogam stone (CIIC 17)
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.O'Toole 1838, 304; Hogan 1910, 5, 194; Ó Riain 1985, 315; Brindley &; Kilfeather 1993, 68.
AddendumIncludes fragments of additional information (or comments on the part of the compilers) relating to the site in question.Garbán abbot of (nrby) Achad Aball (qv); identif. by KW Nicholls

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