townland
An Currach
genitive: an Churraigh
validated name
(Irish)
Curragh
(English)

Glossary

English marsh

Centrepoint

53.2412, -7.3445 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1550
Bealleaghnemarryn
Offaly Survey
1550
Corra
Offaly Survey
1550
Glaishane
Offaly Survey
1550
Glaishare
Offaly Survey
1550
Monekepeller
Offaly Survey
1551
Corraa
F Leathanach: 690
1558c
Curraghe
P.R.O.L. Leathanach: 63/7
1612
Corra
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 8 J I
1620
Corraa
CPR Leathanach: 468
1660c
Corra
BSD (UF) Leathanach: 57
1685
Curra
Hib. Del.
1837
Carragh
BS:AL
1837
Carragh
Co. Treas.:AL
1837
Carragh
Digby Map 1797 : AL
1837
Curragh
Inq. C I:AL
1837
Curragh
Inq. J I:AL
1837
Currach a moor
OD:AL
1837
Carragh
S&V:AL

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