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

Explanatory note

Centrepoint

53.8922, -7.40641 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1657
Gargeen
O.S. 6" Co.Cavan - xxxi.
DS
1657
Red Mosse bog
O.S. 6" Co.Cavan - xxxi.
DS
1666
Cargenn
ASE Leathanach: 72
1666
Carrigeny (part of the 5 poles of Dromloman)
ASE Leathanach: 63
1670
Gargeen
BSD (Ca)
1685
Gurgen
Hib. Del.
1709
carrigin, with Sunnagh
Carvaghs Leathanach: 33
1835
Carrigin
CM:AL Leathanach: Ca008,11
1835
Carrigin
BM:AL Leathanach: Ca008,11
1835
Carrigin
List 1699:AL Leathanach: Ca008,11
1835
Cargin
Old MS:AL Leathanach: Ca008,11
1835
Corrigan
Co. Table:AL Leathanach: Ca008,11
1835
Corrigh[.]n alias Carriaghan
Inq. C II:AL Leathanach: Ca008,11
1835
Carraigín, 'a small rock'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ca008,11
1835
Carrigeen
"This is established. Vide Indexes" [OD Nóta];
dúch dearg:AL Leathanach: Ca008,11

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