School: Lahinch (roll number 11591)

Location:
Lehinch, Co. Clare
Teacher:
Dónall Ó Ríordáin

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Names of Places in Locality

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0621, Page 371

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1) Carhugar

Is the name of a division of land about a mile and a half from Lahinch. It means the short quarter.

2) Bartra:- This word means top of the strand.

3) Cregg:- From "Carraig" a rock. Land very rocky.

4) Dough:- Sand hills

5) Callura:- Called after grave-yard

6) Maghera:- great plain about two miles from Lahinch

Informant
Michael Kennedy
Gender
male
Age
40
Address
Crag, Co. Clare
Language
English