townland
Crúibín
genitive: Chrúibín
non-validated name
(Irish)
Crubeen
(English)

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    projection of land
    giorrúchán < Coill Chrúibín “wood of (the) projection of land”

    Síneann ceann tíre suntasach amach sa phortach laistiar anseo (cf. www.epa.ie). Cf. bf Crúbóg (#48317) (), agus féach FGB crúbán talún s.v. 1 crúbán.

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52.9606, -7.29423 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1567
Kylcrubin
F Leathanach: 1173
1569
Kylcrobin
Leysagh M'Breine
F Leathanach: 1280
1569
Kilcrubyne
F Leathanach: 1326
1570
Kilcrobyne
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 2 Eliz.
1578
Kilcrubyne
David Hetherington, gent
F Leathanach: 3353
1616
Kilcrubine
CPR Leathanach: 323
1622
Killcroobeene
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 22 J I
1655
Crubin
DS
1659
Crubine
Cen. Leathanach: 499
1660c
Crubrin
BSD (La) Leathanach: 100
1667
Crubine
ASE Leathanach: 104
1685
Curbin
Hib. Del.
1838
Cribbin
BS:AL Leathanach: LA010,13
1838
Cribbin alias Crubeen
Bland, J. T.:AL Leathanach: LA010,13
1838
Crabben
Young, Rev.:AL Leathanach: LA010,13
1838
Cribbin or Crubbeen
Clarke, J. D.:AL Leathanach: LA010,13
1838
Crubin
DS:AL Leathanach: LA010,13
1838
Cruibín, 'a kind of herb'
OD:AL Leathanach: LA010,13
1838
Croobeen
pl:AL Leathanach: LA010,13
1838
Crubeen
OC (corr.):AL Leathanach: LA010,13
2006
ˈkrobin
Áit.

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