Ceárach
genitive: Cheárach
non-validated name
(Irish)
Carragh
(English)

Centrepoint

53.2394, -6.73895 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1629-44
ecclesia Sanctae Mariae de Kearhuagh
Cillsheanchas Chill Dara Leathanach: 2.33
1629-44
capella iuxta fluvium Liffiy in Kearough
recte Kearuagh LS
Cillsheanchas Chill Dara Leathanach: 2.33
1731
Carogh parish
Comerford Leathanach: I 264
1752
Carragh
Noble & Keenan Co. Map
1766
Carogh
Comerford Leathanach: I 273
1807
Carogh
Stat. Surv. (CD) Leathanach: 204
1837
Caragh
BS:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Carogh
Pop. Rep. 1821:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Carragh
Map of Kildare 1752:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Carogh
Carlisle Top Dic:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Coragh; Carrow; Carragh
Bk. Lands, Index to:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Carough
BSD:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Carrach, 'rugged land'
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Cāra
"1st 'a' as in father, sometimes Cāragh"
pron.:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Carragh
dúch dearg:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Carrough
Petty Eng. Map 1682:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Caragh
Bar. Cons.:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Carragh; Caragh
TAB Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Carogh
Stat. Survey (CD):AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Caragh
HCER 1826:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Carough
DS:AL Leathanach: 1,1
1837
Caragh Ph. is generally pronounced by the people Cāra (the first a as in father); sometimes Cāragh (gh gutteral)
LSO (CD) Leathanach: I, 137

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