townland
Crois Doire
genitive: Chrois Doire
(Irish)
Crossderry
(English)

Glossary

crois, cros
English cross; crossroads
English (oak-)wood, grove, thicket

Centrepoint

52.9585, -8.65047latitude, longitude
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Historical references

cf Crossderry Cl (p. Killadysert) : Cros Doire
Contribb. daireach `abounding in oaks'
c1660
Crossdarree
BSD Leathanach: 17
1782
Crossderry
CGn. Imleabhar: 347.304.232696
1783
Crusderra
CGn. Imleabhar: 351.42.234636
1804
Crosdera
CGn. Imleabhar: 565.450.378893
1839
Crussderra
BS:AL
1839
Crois (a) doire
(glanta)
pl:AL
1839
Crois doire
OD:AL
1839
Crussaderra
Bar. Cons.:AL

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