Information about Corrig Skelthughbeg

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Corrig Skelthughbeg
Irish Form of Name:
Carraig Scoiltthe Beag
split or cleft rock (little)
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Carraig Scoiltthe Beag
Corrig Skelthughbeg Local
this before
A cliff in the sea which is attached to the townland of Foorglass.
Situated in the Atlantic ocean.

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
Corrig Skelthughbeg is in Toorglass townland.