townland
An Chraobhaigh Mhór
genitive: na Craobhaí Móire
(Irish)
Creevymore
(English)

Glossary

English great, big

Centrepoint

54.428, -8.44191latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
Nóta
1655–7
Crivagh
DS
1659
Creenimore [leg. Creevimore]
Cen. Leathanach: 597
1662
Creevymore
HMR Leathanach: 19, 75
1666
Creeve als.Crivagh
ASE Leathanach: 56
1682c
Creeva als.Crivagh
Inq.(Sl) Leathanach: 4
1682c
Crieve als.Crevaghmore
Inq.(Sl) Leathanach: 31
1685c
Crivagh
Hib. Del.
1713
Crevymore
CGn. Leathanach: 12.7.4263
1749
Carowymore? (et al.)
Cen. of Elphin Leathanach: 574
1813‒4
Creevymore
LN Leathanach: 16 F 17 20
1813‒4
Creevymore
LN Leathanach: 16 F 17 22
1819
Creevymore
Larkin (Sl)
1836
Creevymore
BS:AL Leathanach: Sl004,17
1836
Creeveymore
BM:AL
1836
An old fort, the ruins of an old Church and Run[.]aly Cottage”
Desc. Rem.:AL
1836
Creei[..] als.Crevagh
Grant, C. II:AL
1836
Creevymore
Larkin (Sl):AL
1836
Creevymore
Local:AL
1836
Crivagh
Map of Co. Sligo:AL
1836
Creevymore
OD:AL
1836
Craoibhigh mór “great creevy”
OD:AL
1836
Creeve als.Crivagh als.Crevaghmore
Part.1687:AL
1836
Creevymore
Prop. Map:AL
1836
Creevymore
Tithe Bk (Hest [Hess], Rev. C.):AL
1847
Creevymore
CGn. Leathanach: 1847.17.22.467
1850
Creevymore
CGn. Leathanach: 1850.3.117.79
1938
Craoibhigh Mór
Elphin PN

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