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

Glossary

English rock

Centrepoint

53.6299, -7.6023 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1571
the Cargyn (Shane McGerrott O’ Ferroll) [?]
Cal. Carew Leathanach: 408
1571
the Carygyn (Howe McDonkey O’Ferrall) [?]
Cal. Carew Leathanach: 409
1604
Cargeine (Teig Mc.Donoghe Mc.Teige O’Ferrall & Wil’ Mc.Donoghe Mc.Teige O’Ferrall) [?]
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: I Jac.I
1612
Cargin
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 3 Jac.1
1620
Cargin (Nathaniel Fox)
CPR Leathanach: 467a
1629
Cargin
Cotton Map
1634
Cargin (Nath’ Fox)
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 13 Car.1
1659
Cargin
Cen. Leathanach: 454
c.1660
Cargan
BSD Leathanach: 147
1740
Cargin
CGn. Leathanach: 99.260.69022
1742
Cargin
CGn. Leathanach: 110.48.75413
1784
Cargin
CGn. Leathanach: 364.147.243519
1813
Carrageen
Edgeworth
1835
Carrigeen
BS:AL
1835
Currageen
Edgeworth Map (AL)
1835
Cargeine
Inq. J I:AL
1835
Cargin
Inq. C I:AL
1835
Carraigín, “a small rock”
OD:AL
1835
...3/5 under cultivation the remainder bog...
Desc. Rem.:AL
1835
Carrigeen
West:AL
1908
Carraigín, “small rock”
MacGivney Leathanach: 59
2008
kariˈgiːn
Áit.

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