townland
An Chreig
genitive: na Creige
(Irish)
Cregduff
(English)

Glossary

creag, craig, creig, screig
English rock, crag

Centrepoint

53.6175, -9.17601 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1578
Baile na Craige?
Sen. Búrc. Uimhir: 9
1609
Cregduffe
Inq.(ME) Leathanach: I.41
1609
Creggduffe
CPR Leathanach: 150a
1635
Creggduffe, 1 qr called
Straff. Inq. ME Leathanach: §103V
1661
Cregduffe & Cavan
BSD (ME) Leathanach: 23
1685
Cregduffe
Hib. Del.
1710c
Cregduffe & Carvan
CRL Leathanach: 134
1750
Criduff
CGn. Uimhir: 140.388.95483
1757
Creduff
CGn. Uimhir: 192.81.126674
1760
Creduff
CGn. Uimhir: 206.409.136651
1787
Cregduff & Carvan
QRL Leathanach: 500
1827
Cregduff
TAB Uimhir: 50
1830
Creghduff
Bald Leathanach: 19

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