townland
An Charraig
genitive: na Carraige
(Irish)
Carrick
(English)

Glossary

English rock

Centrepoint

54.0147, -7.95128 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
"AM, Ca, DG, FM, CD, UF, Do, ME, RC, TÁ, IM, LG P: Annaduff b: Leitrim P: Mohill b: Mohill "
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Carraig = a rocky place. Carraig means a rock, a large prominent stone – not lying flat on the surface of the ground, like leac, but more or less elevated; and also, a rocky place. … It is this carraig that forms the second half of the name Keshcarrigan. "
Nóta
"Arch.Inventory Crannóg (possible). Close to the NW shore of Keshcarrigan Lough (43). Crannóg (possible). At the centre of the turlough called Dooloughan Lough (43). "
Nóta
1590
Carrig
F Leathanach: 5442
1621
Carrigg
CPR Leathanach: 529b
1622
?*Carrig
CPR Leathanach: 530a
1655
Carrickcloony (cf. Clooney)
DS
1660c
Carrick
BSD Leathanach: 48
1666
Carrick
ASE Leathanach: 51:23
1685
Carrickclony
Hib. Del.
1721
Carrick
Uachtanna, Féach Breifne 1960 Leathanach: 229
1740
Carrick
Uachtanna, Féach Breifne 1960 Leathanach: 235
1755
Carrick
Uachtanna, Féach Breifne 1965 Leathanach: 505
1767
Carrick
Uachtanna, Féach Breifne 1965 Leathanach: 511
1768
Carrick (Peyton)
Uachtanna, Féach Breifne 1965 Leathanach: 514
1833
Corrick
TAB Nóta: (61:16/11) innéacs
1833
Carrick
TAB Leathanach: 17, Nóta: (61:16/11)
1836
Corrick
BS:AL
1836
Carrick
DS Ref.:AL
1836
Carick
DS Map:AL
1836
Carrick
CM:AL
1836
Carrick
S&V:AL
1836
Carric
'the rock'
Quinn, E.:AL
1836
Carraic
'a rock'
OD:AL
1836
Carrick
OD:AL

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