townland
Creagán na bhFear
genitive: Chreagán na bhFear
(Irish)
Creggannavar
(English)

Glossary

creagán, screagán
English rocky place

Centrepoint

53.8499, -9.22449 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1677
(?)Cartronnavar
Westport Est. Pap. Leathanach: 886/1
1838
Creagán na bh-Fear
pl:AL Leathanach: ME036,26
1838
Creggaunnavar
OC:AL Leathanach: ME036,26
1838
Creggannavar
OC (corr.):AL Leathanach: ME036,26
1838
Creggaunavar
BS:AL Leathanach: ME036,26
1838
Crigganeavarh a subdenomination of Roemore
McAdam:AL Leathanach: ME036,26
1838
Creagan na bh-fear, 'little rock of the men'
OD:AL Leathanach: ME036,26
1838
[Creggannavar]
"There are several lime kilns in this townland" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: ME036,26

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