townland
Ceapach na Gráige
genitive: Cheapach na Gráige
(Irish)
Cappanagraigue
(English)

Glossary

ceapach, ceapaigh
English plot of land, tillage plot
English hamlet; cattle-steading?

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the tillage-plot of the hamlet

    Cf. bf An Ghráig (#28413) laistiar ó dheas.

Centrepoint

53.1604, -7.50724 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1582
Kepnegragy
Teig m' Owen
F Leathanach: 3949
1601
Keappanagraigg
Teig m'Owen M'Cowleoma
F Leathanach: 6523
1607
Cappanagraige (x2)
O Doyne Ms. Leathanach: 19
1607
Cappanagraige
O Doyne Ms. Leathanach: 23
1607
Cappanagraigge
O Doyne Ms. Leathanach: 30
1622
Cappanagrage
CPR Leathanach: 540
1629
Cappaghnegraigy
O Doyne Ms. Leathanach: 176
1639
Cappaghnegragy
O Doyne Ms. Leathanach: 180
1642
Cappenacraige
Dep. 1641 Leathanach: 273r
1642
Cappanegrage
Shane mc Shane
Dep. 1641 Leathanach: 273r
1644
Capanagragin
[sic] Wm. Nicholls
Dep. 1641 Leathanach: 345r
1648
Cappangraige
Dunne Papers Leathanach: 126
1660c
Cappangraige
BSD (La) Leathanach: 127
1662
Kappenegraige
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 2 C II
1682
Capenegrage
Dunne Papers Leathanach: 136
1685
Cappinegrainge
Dunne Papers Leathanach: 138
1695
Cappinegraige
Dunne Papers Leathanach: 139
1718
Cappanagraige
CGn. Leathanach: 21.254.41409
1774-9
Capanagraige
Dunne Papers Leathanach: 144
1824
Capinagraige
TAB
1832
Cappinageainge
Dunne Papers Leathanach: 146
1838
Cappinagraigue
BS:AL Leathanach: La036,16
1838
Cappanagraigue
OD (corr.):AL Leathanach: La036,16
1838
Kappenegraige
Inq. C II:AL Leathanach: La036,16
1838
Ceapa na gráige, 'plot of the Graigue or village'
OD:AL Leathanach: La036,16
2005
kapənəˈgreːg
Áit.

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