Information about Caoraun Derravrisk

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Caoraun Derravrisk
Irish Form of Name:
Doire Brosg
brittle derry. [Caoraun means of the sheep]
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Caoraun Derravrisk
See townland
It was once the scene of slaughter. The slaughtered were buried there, whose graves are yet to be seen.
In Derravrisk townland has a Trigl. Station on it near its N.E. boundary.

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
Caoraun Derravrisk is in Derryvrisk townland.

Information From The Landed Estates Database

Information from the Landed Estates Database.
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The following is a list of those houses in this townland which are discussed in the Landed Estates Database.