BROWSE
townland
An Corrán Rua
genitive: an Chorráin Rua
(Irish)
Craanroe
(English)

Glossary

rua, ruadh
English red; red place

Centrepoint

52.4578, -6.54347latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1840
Coorewnroo
Co. Cess Ret. 1835:AL (LG)
1840
Cráan Ruadh 'red rocky land'
OD:AL
1840
Craanrew
Pounder, Geo.:AL (LG)
1840
Craanruagh
Preston, P.:AL

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