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Na Curracha
genitive: na gCurrach
(Irish)
Curragha
(English)

Glossary

English marsh

Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

electoral district

Centrepoint

54.0448, -7.99394latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
Cf: p: Mohill b: Mohill
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Curracha = Marshy or wet lands. "
Nóta
1659
Curragh
Cen. Leathanach: 560
1660c
Corragh
ASE Leathanach: 129
1833
Curraghy
TAB Nóta: (61:16/11) innéacs
1833
Coraghy
TAB Leathanach: 21, Nóta: (61:16/11)
1833
Curaghy
TAB Leathanach: 21, Nóta: (61:16/11)
1833
Curaghey
TAB Leathanach: 23, Nóta: (61:16/11)
1836
Curragha
BS:AL
1836
Curragha
CM:AL
1836
Corraha
DS Ref.:AL
1836
Curracha,
'moors'
OD:AL
1836
Curragha
OD:AL

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