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An Chreig
genitive: na Creige
(Irish)
Cregg
(English)

Glossary

creag, craig, creig, screig
English rock, crag

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civil parish

Centrepoint

53.8482, -9.12551latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1814
Creggs
Longfield Maps Leathanach: 1
1830
Crig
TAB Leathanach: §28
1838
Cregs
BS:AL Leathanach: ME120,23
1838
Creig
pl:AL Leathanach: ME120,23
1838
Creig, 'a rock'
OD:AL Leathanach: ME120,23
1838
Cregg
"recte Cregg" [OC Nóta];
OC (corr.):AL Leathanach: ME120,23
1838
Cregs
OC:AL Leathanach: ME120,23
1838
[Cregg]
"very near its E. boundary is a marl hole" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: ME120,23

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