CRH PLC CRH Transaction in Own Shares

  CRH PLC (CRH) - Transaction in Own Shares

RNS Number : 8450R
23 November 2012

                                                           23^rd November 2012




                         RE-ISSUE OF TREASURY SHARES

CRH plc announces that on 22^nd November 2012 it transferred to the Trustees
of its employee share participation schemes 106,232 Ordinary Shares at €13.89
per Ordinary Share.

Following the above transaction, CRH plc holds 7,685,636 Ordinary Shares in
Treasury. The number of Ordinary Shares in issue (excluding Treasury Shares)
is 726,135,807.


Neil Colgan

Company Secretary

Tel: 00 3531 6344340


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