townland
An Carragán Rua
genitive: an Charragáin Rua
validated name
(Irish)
Carriganroe
(English)

Glossary

rua, ruadh
English red; red place

Explanatory note

Centrepoint

52.2909, -8.07842latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1655
cuid de Coolantallagh
DS (s) (TÁ)
DS (s) (TÁ)
1665-6
Carraganeroe
HMR (TÁ) Leathanach: 22
1666-7
Carraghanroe
HMR (TÁ) Leathanach: 94
1667
Corryganroe
ASE Leathanach: 91
1669
Carriganroe
ASE Leathanach: 192
1793
Carrick an Roe
LN Leathanach: 16 I 17
1816
Carreganroe
CGn. Leathanach: 707.428.484563
1840
Carriganroe
BS:AL
1840
Carragán ruadh, carraigín ruadh
AL
1985
ˌkarəgənˈroː
Áit.

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