Information about Crockearhagh
Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books
Irish Form of Name:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Cruck Earhagh Inhabitants
Is a high hill almost rising from each side or base of the townland to a long range in its centre. It is covered with heath. Is rough pasture.
Situated in and being the centre of Foher townland.
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
Crockearhagh is in Foher townland.
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