Information about Carnoneen
Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books
Irish Form of Name:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Carn Eoghainín, little Owen's Carn
Carrunonine County Book
Carranoneen High Constable 1838
Carononeen Rev. T. Kearney, P.P.
Carononin Tythe Applotment Book dated 1825
daisy carn or perhaps more properly Carn Eoghainín, little Owen’s Carn
A name generally applied to the townlands of Knockdoe, Pages 36, 37, 38 Name Book 432 but more particularly applied to the carn or doo and to the chapel on the boundary of Lackaghbeg and Knockdoe which is commonly called Carnoneen chapel and Lackagh Ph. is generally known as the Parish of Carnoneen by the inhabitants and vicinity. It is translated Daisy Carn or heap by the people.
In the - part of Lackagh Parish.
What is a townland?:
A townland is one of the smallest land divisions in Ireland. They range in size from a few acres to thousands of acres. Many are Gaelic in origin, but some came into existence after the Norman invasion of 1169
Information From Maps
Original OS maps at the Ordnance Survey of Ireland website.
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Below is a link to the Ordnance Survey of Ireland website. It displays the original OS map that was created in the 1840s.
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Information from the National Monuments Service.
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You can use this link to view a map of archaelogical features.
This link brings you to a website wherein you will have to search for your townland.
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