Information about Derrygurve River

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Derrygurve River
Irish Form of Name:
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Derrygurve River
Derrygarruff River Local
See townland
A stream issuing from Lough Croochoth separating the townland of Derragorriv and that of Mungha and runs into Derrawauking Lough.
Situated common to the townlands Mungha and Derragorrive.

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
Derrygurve River is in Munga townland.