Information about Crockaunbaun

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Irish Form of Name:
Cnocán Bán
white hillock
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Cnocán Bán
Cnocán Bán
Cruckanbaun Inhabitants
This rock is about 40 links by 30 broad.
In the townland of Creg and about 10 chains E. of Sruffaun na Skahul and 24 W. of a marble quarry.

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
Crockaunbaun is in Cregg townland.