CRH PLC CRH Transaction in Own Shares

  CRH PLC (CRH) - Transaction in Own Shares

RNS Number : 0115Q
31 October 2012


                                                            31^st October 2012



                         RE-ISSUE OF TREASURY SHARES

CRH plc announces that today it transferred to participants in employee share
schemes 2,583 Ordinary Shares at a price of €11.18 per Ordinary Share and at a
price of £11.36 per Ordinary Share.

Following the above transactions, CRH plc holds 7,864,345 Ordinary Shares in

Treasury. The number of Ordinary Shares in issue (excluding Treasury Shares)
is 725,957,098.


Neil Colgan

Company Secretary

Tel: 00 3531 6344340


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