population centre townland
Coill na gCros
genitive: Choill na gCros
validated name


coill, coillidh, coillte, coille
English wood
crois, cros
English cross; crossroads

Explanatory note


53.9852, -7.95426 latitude, longitude
Irish Grid (with letter)
Irish Grid (without letter)
Irish Transverse Mercator (ITM)


PO There is or was once a post office here

Archival records

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