THE CORRAN

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THE CORRAN

Post by irishgen » 21 Oct 2003, 08:24

THE CORRAN
is the ancient name for a Sickle, and the Curran (note the change of letter) area of Larne is a sickle shaped long promontory which juts out into the Lough.

This Corran also appears on the top of the Larne Coat of Arms.


borrowed from :-http://www.bbc.co.uk/dna/place-nireland/

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