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An Carraigín
genitive: an Charraigín
(Irish)
Carrigeen
(English)

Glossary

English rock

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Centrepoint

53.9245, -7.93259latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
"Co, Ci, CD, Lo, La, RC, Sl, LG P: Killanummerry b: Drumahaire BÁC An Carraigín CC An Carraigín UF An Carraigín/Na Carraigíní Lm An Carraigín TÁ An Carraigín PL An Carraigín"
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Carraigín = Little rock or rocky hill."
Nóta
"Arch. Inventory Crannóg. Within a bay at the SE end of Lough MacHugh (43). Rath. Towards the top of the W-facing slope of a drumlin (67). Enclosure. At the S-facing crest of a low ridge."
Nóta
1588
?Cargin (Li?) (Magawran)
F Leathanach: 5227
1590
?Carkine (McHugh)
F Leathanach: 5441
1659
Cargen
Cen. Leathanach: 564
c1660
Cargine
BSD Leathanach: 31
1715
Cargeene
CGn. Imleabhar: 23.482.14128
1728
Cargeene
CGn. Imleabhar: 57.515.39518
1770
?Carrigan (Kinnear)
Uachtanna, Féach Breifne 1965 Leathanach: 516
1834
Corrigeen
TAB Leathanach: 27, Nóta: (61:16/16) recap.
1836
Corrigeen
Rec. Name:AL
1836
Corrigeen
BS:AL
1836
Cairg-én
Hyde, Rev. A.:AL
1836
Coregane
HCons PR:AL 
1836
Carrig-aon,
'the single rock'
Quinn, E.:AL
1836
Cargeen
S&V:AL
1836
Carraigi//n
'a small rock'
OD:AL
1836
Carrigee//n
OD:AL

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