Information about Crosskerrill

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Crosskerrill
Irish Form of Name:
Crois Chairill
Translation:
St. Cairill’s Cross
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Crosskerrill
Crois Chairill
Crush Farrel inhabitants
Comment:
Compare with Kerrill in Clonkeenekerrill and make them agree
Description:
Old stone cross.
Situation:
Situated near the centre of the townland of Cloonkeenkerral on the N. side of the road.

Townland Information

What is a townland?:
A townland is one of the smallest land divisions in Ireland. They range in size from a few acres to thousands of acres. Many are Gaelic in origin, but some came into existence after the Norman invasion of 1169
Townland:
Crosskerrill is in Cloonkeenkerrill townland.

Information From Maps

Original OS maps at the Ordnance Survey of Ireland website.
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Below is a link to the Ordnance Survey of Ireland website. It displays the original OS map that was created in the 1840s.
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Crosskerrill
Information from the National Monuments Service.
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Archaeological map from the National Monuments Service