CRH PLC CRH Transaction in Own Shares

  CRH PLC (CRH) - Transaction in Own Shares

RNS Number : 9425O
18 October 2012


                                                            18^th October 2012



                         RE-ISSUE OF TREASURY SHARES

CRH plc announces that on 17^th October 2012, it transferred to participants
in its employee share schemes 16,062 Ordinary Shares at prices of €11.18 and
€11.8573 per Ordinary Share.

Following the above transactions, CRH plc holds 7,894,653 Ordinary Shares in

Treasury. The number of Ordinary Shares in issue (excluding Treasury Shares)
is 722,656,621.


Neil Colgan

Company Secretary

Tel: 00 3531 6344340


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