Carriganimmy

Carriganima or Carriganimmy (Irish: Carraig an Ime)[1] is a village in the Barony of Muskerry, County Cork, Ireland, situated approximately 11 km northwest of Macroom and 10 km south of Millstreet. The village lies in a valley between the Boggeragh and Derrynasaggart mountain ranges.

Local Townlands include Carriganima (Carraig an Ime), and Glantane East & West (Gleanntán).

Carriganimmy

Carraig an Ime

Carriganima
Village
Carriganimmy is located in Ireland
Carriganimmy
Carriganimmy
Location in Ireland
Coordinates: 51°58′N 9°02′W / 51.967°N 9.033°W
CountryIreland
ProvinceMunster
CountyCounty Cork
Time zoneUTC+0 (WET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-1 (IST (WEST))

Notable people

This is where Art O'Leary met his poetic martyrdom.[2]

Cornelius E. "Con" Walsh - bronze medal winner in the hammer throw while representing Canada at the 1908 Summer Olympics

See also

References

  1. ^ Placenames Database of Ireland. Carraig an Ime Verified 2011-02-11.
  2. ^ Seán Ó Cuív. 1908. Cuíne Aírt Í Laere. Page 5.

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Coordinates: 51°58′N 9°02′W / 51.967°N 9.033°W

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