Township: Kilkenneth

Map Reference: Kilkenneth 300

Name Type: township

Meaning: The chapel dedicated to St Kenneth

See Cill Choinnich in Longships on the Sand.

Other Forms: Kilchainie - The map MVLA INSVLA in the Atlas of Scotland, Atlas Novus, by Joan Blaeu, 1654. These maps were largely based on work by Timothy Pont who mapped Scotland between 1583 and 1596. NLS, 123.

Kilchainy - The map of Robert Gordon, Joan Blaeu – Scotia Antiqua (WD3B/2), 1654, NLS

Kilcaynie - The map of Robert Gordon, Joan Blaeu – Scotia Regnum (WD3B/3), 1654, NLS

Kilchenichmore and Kilchenichbeg - Inhabitants of the Inner Isles 1716, Scottish Record Society 21, ed . Nicholas MacLean-Bristol, 1998.

Kilchenich Beg and Kilchenich More - Tiree Rental 1747.

Kilchenichbeg and Kilchenichmore - The Turnbull Map of Tiree 1768 and accompanying survey text.

Kilchenichbeg - List of Inhabitants of Tiree 1776

Kilkennethmore - Typed List of Inhabitants of Tyree and their Age in September 1779.
Taken from an unknown publication, 1998.201.1

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Languages : Gaelic