townland
Cnoc Comhraic
genitive: Chnoc Comhraic
(Irish)
Knockarigg
(English)

Centrepoint

52.9908, -6.74599latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1540
Knockowrik
Ir. Mon. Poss. Iontráil: 132
1540
Knocwyrk
Ir. Mon. Poss. Leathanach: 129
1541
Crokwrrke
F Alt: 211
1551
Knockwricke
F Alt: 775
1566
Knockoricke
F
1569
Knockwricke
F
1578
Knockurke
F
1581
Crockwrick
F
1587
Knockoricke
F
1612
Knockwricke
CPR Leathanach: 229
1617
Knockoricke
CPR Leathanach: 342
1618
Knocknoricke
Inq. Lag. Alt: 15 J I
1624
Knockeorick
CPR Leathanach: 578
1638
Knockerrick
Inq. Lag. Alt: 23 C I
1639
Knockerrick
Inq. Lag.
1639
Knockerrick
Inq. Lag. Alt: 26 C I
1655-57
Knockerick
DS Contae (CM)
1668
Knockirugge
HMR (CM) Leathanach: 171
1685c
Knockerick
Hib. Del.
1756
Knockrigg, Lands of Knockrigg aforesaid Commonly called Lowtowna
CGn.
1760
Knockrigg
Nevill 1760
1821
Knocarrig
GJR 1819-21 (CM)
1824
Knockrigg
TAB
1824
Knockrig
CGn.
1838
Knockarigg
OD:AL Leathanach: CM008,24
1838
Cnoc airg
"from cnoc, a hill, and airg, a chest (Cromlech?), but if Knock-Errick be the true name it is compounded Cnoc, a hill, and Eirc, a man's name" [OD Nóta];
OD:AL Leathanach: CM008,24
1838
Knockarigg Townland
Rec. Name:AL Leathanach: CM008,24
1838
Knockarigg
BS:AL Leathanach: CM008,24
1838
Knockrigg
Nevill Wicklow:AL Leathanach: CM008,24
1838
Knockrigg
Balwin Map:AL Leathanach: CM008,24
1838
Knockrigg
Taylor, Rev.:AL Leathanach: CM008,24
1838
Knockarigg
Cess Schedule:AL Leathanach: CM008,24
1838
Knockrig
Registry of Co. Voters:AL (CM) Leathanach: CM008,24
1838
Knockrigg
GJP 1835:AL Leathanach: CM008,24
1838
Knockrigg
Byrne, M.:AL Leathanach: CM008,24
1838
Knockarigg
De Renzi:AL Leathanach: CM008,24
1838
Knockrigg
Wall, J.:AL Leathanach: CM008,24
1838
Knockrigg
Carroll, H.:AL Leathanach: CM008,24
1838
Knockerrick
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: CM008,24
1838
[Knockarigg]
"an ancient grave yard in this townland called Kill McOugh" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: CM008,24
2019
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