Information about Crumpaunarissa
Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books
Irish Form of Name:
an inlet of the sea (arrissa martem)
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
This is a sandy beach about 7 chains long and 2 broad.
On the N. shore of Kill.
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
Crumpaunarissa is in Kill townland.
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