townland
An Chorrghráig
genitive: na Corrghráige
validated name
(Irish)
Carragraigue
(English)

Glossary

English round hill, pointed hill, hollow; pointed, conspicuous, odd
English hamlet; cattle-steading?

Centrepoint

52.0742, -8.92799 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1611
Corcraige
CPR Leathanach: 203-a
1654-6
Currigrage
CS VI Leathanach: 354
1655
Carigarig
DS
1657
Carrigraigge
Inq.(Co) Leathanach: VII, 109
1660c.
Currigraige
BSD (Co) Leathanach: 165
1683
Carigrag
Hib. Del.
1733
Corrygrage
CGn. Leathanach: 74.430.51916
1802
Curigrague
Game Lic. Leathanach: 1, 10 (s.n. Thomas Madden)
1820
Corregraige orse Curragraige
CGn. Leathanach: 758.105.514840
1827
Curragrage
TAB Leathanach: 5
1840
Carragraigue
Cess Bk:AL
1840
curra graige
EC:AL
1840
cara ghraige, rocky Graigue (village)
OD:AL
1841
Carragraag
BS:AL

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