townland
Bun Crumhaí
genitive: Bhun Crumhaí
(Irish)
Buncrowey
(English)

Glossary

bun
English (river-)mouth, bottom(-land)

Centrepoint

54.2281, -8.91351 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

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1819
Buncruagh
Larkin (Sl)
1836
[Buncrowey]
"a small river or stream runs through this townland called Buncrowagh. It falls into the Easky river" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Sl031,8
1836
Buncrowagh
Groves, Rector:AL Leathanach: Sl031,8
1836
Buncrowagh
Cess Bk:AL Leathanach: Sl031,8
1836
Bun Crumhaigh
pl:AL Leathanach: Sl031,8
1836
Bun Crumhaidh, 'town of the worms'
"(local interpret.)" [dúch];
OD:AL Leathanach: Sl031,8
1836
Buncrowey
OD:AL Leathanach: Sl031,8
1836
Buncrowagh
BS:AL Leathanach: Sl031,8
1836
Buncruagh
Larkin Map:AL Leathanach: Sl031,8
1836
Buncrooagh
Irwin, Col.:AL (Sl) Leathanach: Sl031,8
1836
Cruckanbawn
Subdenomination:AL Leathanach: Sl031,8
1836
Bun Crumhaidhe
pl:AL Leathanach: Sl031,8
1836
Buncruagh
Larkin (Sl):AL
1836
Cruckanbawn
Subdenomination:AL

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