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Carriçal is a settlement in the eastern part of the island of São Nicolau, Cape Verde. It is situated on the south coast, 24 km east of Ribeira Brava, it is also east of Juncalinho, it is the easternmost settlement on the island.
One of the subdivisions are Carriçal and in the east Castilhano, an abandoned locality, first abandoned after people left for other areas and countries during the famine that started in 1948 and lasted until the 1960s.
Some 8 km east is the island's easternmost point named Ponta Leste, also in that location is a lighthouse built at an elevation of about 60 meters and has a range of 19 km (11 nmi).
Carriçal was the first place where the Bocage's wall gecko (Tarentola bocagei) was first described.
The road linking with other parts of the island was unpaved until the late 2000s.
- "2010 Census results". Instituto Nacional de Estatística Cabo Verde (in Portuguese). 17 March 2014.
- Jacques-Nicolas Bellin; Pieter de Hondt (1747). "Carte des Isles du Cap Verd = Kaart van de Eilanden van Kabo Verde" (in French).
- "Furacão Fred: Governo vai precisar de 30 mil contos para intervenções em São Nicolau". Inforpress (in Portuguese). Praia. 2015-09-08. Archived from the original on 2015-10-01. Retrieved 2015-09-20.