Information about Cappagh Village
Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books
Irish Form of Name:
a plot of land
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Cappagh Inq. Temp. Gul. III
Cappaghvilly Inq. Temp. Gul. III
Cappagh Inq. Temp. Jac. I
Cappagh Village The Examiners
It is a neat compact village, containing 12 houses and a few gardens; the houses are in good repair.
It is situated in the northern part of this townland of Abbeygray, and about 141/4 chains south west of the junction of the townlands of Gurteenruckaun, Hollygrove and Abbeygray.
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
Cappagh Village is in Cappagh townland.
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