Information about Derrygurve River
Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Derrygarruff River Local
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.
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.
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