March 2010; `Scarriff surroundings`; Scarriff is a market town built on a hill in East Clare and which has grown from the shores of Lough Derg and the Graney River. The Scariff River runs through the town and gently winds its way from Scariff Harbour to Lough Derg. Origin of word: Scariff takes its name from the Irish ‘An Scairbh’ which means 'A Rocky Ford'.

Scarriff surroundings

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