BROWSE
townland
An Chrannach Bheag
genitive: na Crannaí Bige
non-validated name
(Irish)
Crannagh Beg
(English)

Glossary

beag, big
English small

Centrepoint

53.4102, -7.9969latitude, longitude
Irish Grid (with letter)
Computing...
Irish Grid (without letter)
Computing...
Irish Transverse Mercator (ITM)
Computing...

Archival records

scanned image

Historical references

1837
[Crannagh Beg]
"It contains the proprietor's dwelling, four ruins & two huts" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: RC022,17
1837
Crannagh
S&V:AL Leathanach: RC022,17
1837
Crannach beag, 'i.e. little brannagh'
"The people say there are 3 Crannaghs in the parish viz Crannagh (simply), Crannaghbeg and Crannaghmore. I was in the townland but could meet no person that ever heard the name Crannagh abra. Where did the By Surveyor get it?" [OD Nóta];
OD:AL Leathanach: RC022,17
1837
Cranaghbeg
BS:AL Leathanach: RC022,17

Please note: Some of the documentation from the archives of the Placenames Branch is available here. It indicates the range of research contributions undertaken by the Branch on this placename over the years. It may not constitute a complete record, and evidence may not be sequenced on the basis of validity. It is on this basis that this material is made available to the public.

Archival and research material provided on this site may be used, subject to acknowledgement. Issues regarding republication or other permissions or copyright should be addressed to logainm@dcu.ie.