townland
An Chraobhaigh
genitive: na Craobhaí
(Irish)
Creevy
(English)

Centrepoint

54.0487, -7.83869 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
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"Arch.Inventory: Court tomb. In pasture with some scrub on undulating low-lying ground (6). Portal tomb. ‘Megalith’. In pasture at the E edge of a plateau (6). Rath. On top of a low drumlin in mixed woodland (76). Rath. Towards the top of the S-facing slope of a drumlin in a coniferous forest (76). Rath. Towards the top of the E-facing slope of a drumlin (76). Rath. On the S-facing slope of a drumlin in mixed woodland (76-7). Enclosure. Towards the bottom of the SE-facing slope of a drumlin (144). "
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"Pinkman: Craobhaigh = A place of branches or branchy trees. "
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"Mu An Chraobhaigh [Creeve=An Chraobh] DG Creevy Pier: Cé na Craoibhe (1964) Lo An Chraobhaigh (DED) ME (Creevagh) An Chraobhach Dn; RC; TE Gan chártaí Sl (Creevymore) Gan chárta Sl (Creevykeel) An Chraobhaigh Chaol "
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1585
Crevye
F Leathanach: 4786
<s>1612<s>
<s>?Creeveh<s>
CPR Leathanach: 236a
1622
Creevy
CPR Leathanach: 529a
1622
?Creevagh alias Krenagh
CPR Leathanach: 539a-b
1655
Killcreen
cuid de Tullycosker agus talamh eile
DS
<s>1660c<s>
<s>Criveoghteragh ?? <s>
<s>féach Greaghrevagh)<s>
BSD Leathanach: 8
1667
Crevyoughtragh
ASE Leathanach: 182:16
1667
Crevyeightragh
ASE Leathanach: 182:16
1685
Kileron
Hib. Del.
1817
Creevy
Larkin (Li)
1830c
Creevy
TAB Leathanach: (61:16/14) innéacs, 18
1836
Creevy
BS:AL
1836
Creevy
Stacke, Capt.:AL
1836
Creevy
Larkin (Li)
1836
Creevy
HCSR:AL 
1836
Craobhach
'abounding in bushes'
OD:AL
1836
Creevy
OD:AL
1836
[Creevy]
"…contains five Danish forts."
Desc. Rem.:AL
1984
An Chraobhaigh
Roinn Iasc.
Moladh

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