CRH PLC CRH Transaction in Own Shares

  CRH PLC (CRH) - Transaction in Own Shares

RNS Number : 8780N
04 October 2012


                                                             4^th October 2012



                         RE-ISSUE OF TREASURY SHARES

CRH plc announces that on 3^rd October 2012, it transferred to participants in
its employee share schemes 58,424 Ordinary Shares at prices of €11.8573 and
€11.9565 per Ordinary Share and at a price of £11.36 per Ordinary Share.

Following the above transactions, CRH plc holds 7,933,191 Ordinary Shares in
Treasury. The number of Ordinary Shares in issue (excluding Treasury Shares)
is 722,618,083.


Neil Colgan

Company Secretary

Tel: 00 3531 6344340


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