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Ballinadee

Ballinadee is a village in County Cork, Ireland. It lies in the parish of Courceys, some 12 km by road west of Kinsale and 9 km south east of Bandon. Ballinadee is on the banks of the river pound, which flows into the Bandon river nearby, and the ...

                                               

Ballyclogh, County Cork

Ballyclogh or Ballyclough is a small village 8 km outside Mallow, County Cork, Ireland. The name Ballyclogh has its origins in the past abundance of stone quarries in the area. In the village there is a tower house built by the family of Barry or ...

                                               

Ballygarvan, County Cork

Ballygarvan is a village in County Cork, Ireland. It lies 9km south of Cork City. Village with a population of 556 residents according to the census of population in 2016. Occupying the Eastern half of Ballinhassig parish, the village lies in the ...

                                               

Ballyhooly

Ballyhooly is a small village in north County Cork situated along the N72 between Castletownroche and Fermoy. Ballyhooly is home to several pubs, a church, community centre and petrol station with shop. During the Celtic tiger, several housing es ...

                                               

Ballylickey

Ballylickey or Ballylicky is a village on the N71 national secondary road near Bantry, County Cork, Ireland. The River Ovane flows into Bantry Bay at Ballylickey.

                                               

Ballymore, County Cork

Ballymore is a small village on the Great Island in Cork Harbour, approximately 4 km from the town of Cobh and 23 km from Cork near the south coast of Ireland. Ballymore is the nearest village to the centre of the island and is located on the old ...

                                               

Ballynoe, Great Island

Ballynoe is north of Rushbrooke on the R624 road which runs alongside the channel connecting Lough Mahon to lower Cork Harbour and separating Great Island from Monkstown on the mainland. The cross-river car ferry from Monkstown docks on the R624 ...

                                               

Banteer

Banteer is a village in north County Cork, Ireland located in the Civic Parish of Clonmeen in the Barony of Duhallow. It is near the town of Mallow.

                                               

Barleycove

Barleycove or Barlycove is the name of a townland and beach in County Cork, on the south coast of Ireland. It is situated close to Mizen Head on the Mizen Peninsula, with Crookhaven or Goleen being the nearest villages. The area surrounding Barle ...

                                               

Beal na Blath

Beal na Blath, alternatively Beal na mBlath, Beal na Bla, Bealnablath or Bealnabla, is a small village on the R585 road in County Cork, Ireland. The area is best known as the site of the ambush and assassination of Michael Collins.

                                               

Bear (barony)

Bear is a barony in the most westerly part of County Cork, Ireland. It comprises approximately two thirds of the Beara peninsula from the western tip along the whole northern shore part of Bantry bay to Glengariff. The remaining third to the nort ...

                                               

Belvelly Castle

Belvelly Castle is a 14th or 15th-century tower house in County Cork. It is situated next to the small village of Belvelly, opposite and overlooking the only road bridge connecting Fota Island to Great Island. The castle was built for the Anglo-N ...

                                               

Bishop Lucey Park

Bishop Lucey Park is a public park located between Grand Parade and South Main Street in the centre of Cork in Ireland. It is one of few green spaces in the city centre and among the largest. It is often erroneously known as "The Peace Park" by l ...

                                               

Bishopstown

Bishopstown is located in the civil parish of St. Finbars, Barony of Cork, County Cork, Ireland. It is a southwestern suburb of Cork and is made-up of the townlands of Ballineaspigbeg and Ballineaspigmore. It is near the city of Ballincollig, a s ...

                                               

Blackpool, Cork

The first official reference to Blackpool in Cork City as an urban centre was in relation to the building of a Guard House in 1734 mentioned in the Cork Corporation minute book. Its early development can be traced to it being on the main thorough ...

                                               

Boggeragh Mountains

The Boggeragh Mountains are located in County Cork, Ireland, with the Munster Blackwater to the north and the River Lee to the south of the hills. With an elevation of 644 m, the highest peak is Musheramore. The landscape consists of peat blanket ...

                                               

Capel Island

Capel Island is a small island in County Cork, Ireland located a short distance from Knockadoon Head, near Youghal. The tower on the island is an incomplete 19th century lighthouse. It is now used as a shelter for a small herd of goats. The story ...

                                               

Carriganass Castle

Carriganass Castle is a 16th-century tower house in County Cork. It is situated about 8 kilometres north-east of Bantry, close to the village of Kealkill, in West Cork.

                                               

Carriganimmy

Carriganima or Carriganimmy is a village in the Barony of Muskerry, County Cork, Ireland, situated approximately 11 km northwest of Macroom and 10 km south of Millstreet. The village lies in a valley between the Boggeragh and Derrynasaggart mount ...

                                               

Carrignafoy

Carrignafoy is a townland on the Great Island in Cork Harbour, Ireland. It extends from the peripheries of Cobh town centre to the countryside areas which lead into Cuskinny and Ballymore. It contains a number of new housing estates, and five sch ...

                                               

Carrignavar

Carrignavar is a village in County Cork, north of Cork city. It lies east of Whitechurch and west of the R614 road, by a bridge over the Cloghnagash River.

                                               

Castlehaven

Castlehaven is a civil parish in County Cork, Ireland. It is located some 75 km south west of Cork City on the coast and is made up of two key towns: Union Hall and Castletownshend. It also contains the hamlets of Rineen and Tragumna. The area is ...

                                               

Castletown-Kinneigh

Castletown-Kinneigh is a small rural village near Ballineen in County Cork, Ireland. The village has a round tower, which is one of only two such towers in County cork and the other in Cloyne in East cork. Home to Diarmuid OMathuna GAA club, whic ...

                                               

Clondulane

Clondulane is a village in north County Cork, Ireland, 3.5m east of Fermoy, just off the Main Fermoy-Dungarvan Road. Originally built as a camp for the workers of a Cork Milling Company grain mill, it now has a population of over 200. However, wi ...

                                               

Cloughduv

Cloghduv or Cloghduff is a village in County Cork, Ireland. It has a population of 300 people. The main industry is agriculture, although it is rapidly becoming a commuter village for Cork City.

                                               

Coomkeen

Coomkeen is a townland located near Durrus in West Cork, Province of Munster, Ireland. It is a small valley home to approximately 14 families, it is also the home of the world-famous Durrus Cheese.

                                               

Courceys

Courceys is a barony in County Cork on the south coast of Ireland. Its name refers to the Norman de Courcy family, Barons Kingsale, who ruled the area from the early 13th century. The villages in the parish include Ballinspittle and Ballinadee.

                                               

Crookstown, County Cork

Crookstown is a small village in County Cork in Ireland, about 12 km east of the town of Macroom and about 1 km off the N22 Cork-Killarney road. It had a population of 245 as of the 2016 census, down from 285 in the 2011 census.

                                               

Crossbarry

Crossbarry is a small village on the R589 Regional Road in the Innishannon parish, about sixteen kilometres west of Cork City, Ireland and about ten kilometres east of Bandon. The River Owenabue flows through the village. The West Cork Railway on ...

                                               

Derrynasaggart Mountains

The Derrynasaggart Mountains are a mountain range in counties Cork and Kerry, Ireland. They are situated from mid-Cork to Kerry, and can be seen on the N22 road in the Kerry direction. They are also viewable from towns like Clondrohid, Macroom an ...

                                               

Duhallow

Baronies were created after the Norman invasion of Ireland as divisions of counties and were used in the administration of justice and the raising of revenue. While baronies continue to be officially defined units, they have been administratively ...

                                               

Dunmanus Bay

Dunmanus Bay is a bay in County Cork, Ireland. The bay lies between Mizen Head to the south and Sheeps Head to the north with the small village of Durrus at the head of the bay. The bay is out of the main tidal flow with no significant rivers flo ...

                                               

East Cork

East Cork lies in south-west Ireland, in Irelands largest county, County Cork. The term "East Cork" is used in tourism, sporting and other contexts, and for example is the name given to one of eight municipal districts of Cork County Council. Eas ...

                                               

East Ferry, County Cork

East Ferry is an area of East Cork overlooking Cork Harbour in Ireland. The area takes its name from a ferry which historically crossed the channel separating Garranekinnefeake promontory from Great Island. East ferry residential area on the East ...

                                               

Eyeries

Eyeries overlooks Coulagh Bay and the mouth of the Kenmare River actually a bay in the south-west of Ireland. It lies at the base of Maulin, which, at 2.044 feet 623 m, is the highest peak in the Slieve Miskish mountain range that forms part of t ...

                                               

Farranree

Farranree is a suburb on the northside of the city of Cork, Ireland. It is bordered by Blackpool, Churchfield and Fairhill. It mainly consists of terraced houses, many of which are owned by Cork City Council.The main schools in farranree are the ...

                                               

Fitzgeralds Park

Fitzgeralds Park or Fitzgerald Park is a public park in Cork city and the location of the Cork Public Museum. The park is located on the Mardyke and is a short distance from Cork city centre and University College Cork.

                                               

Fountainstown

Fountainstown is a coastal village in County Cork, Ireland, situated approximately 23 km south of Cork city. A seaside village, it is separated by small promontory headland from the nearby village and beach at Myrtleville.

                                               

Glounthaune

Glounthaune is a village situated in County Cork, Ireland, some 7 km east of Cork city, on the north shore of Cork Harbour, the estuary of the River Lee.

                                               

Gougane Barra

The name Gougane Barra comes from Saint Finbarr, who is said to have built a monastery on an island in the lake nearby during the 6th century. The present ruins date from around 1700 when a priest called Denis OMahony retreated to the island. Dur ...

                                               

Halfway, County Cork

Halfway is a village in County Cork, in Ireland. Halfway got its name from being situated approximately halfway between Cork City and Bandon. The village is located close to Ballinhassig on L2231, and is just off the N71. In Ramble INN bar and lo ...

                                               

Horse Island, County Cork

Horse Island is a small inhabited island in Roaringwater Bay, County Cork, Ireland, that forms part of Carberys Hundred Isles. No ferry service operates to and from the island, however there is a jetty and a small road on the island. The entire i ...

                                               

Inchigeelagh

Inchigeelagh is a small village, townland and civil parish in County Cork, Ireland. The village is just outside a Gaeltacht area. The Li river passes through the village. Nearby Pater Noster string of lakes called Lough allua was once popular wit ...

                                               

Inchydoney

Inchydoney is a small island off West Cork, Ireland, connected to the mainland by two causeways. The nearest town is Clonakilty. It has a Blue Flag beach. It is a popular tourist destination. There are two beaches, one on either side of the virgi ...

                                               

Kealkill

Kealkill is a small village in County Cork, Ireland, located 10.3 kilometres from Bantry and 75.8 kilometres from Cork City. Its amenities include a church, a shop, a school, a community playgroup, two public houses and a GAA club. Kealkill stone ...

                                               

Kilbolane Castle

Kilbolane Castle is a historical fortification atop Kilbolane Hill, half a kilometre from the village of Milford, County Cork, Ireland. The castle was built in the 15th or 16th century but employed a 13th-century Norman style with high walls join ...

                                               

Kilcorney

Kilcorney or Kilcorny is a small village and Civil Parish in the Barony of Muskerry West in northwest County Cork, Ireland. It is situated some 38 km northwest of Cork, 17 km north of Macroom, and 7 km east of Millstreet. In 2006, the population ...

                                               

Kildorrery

Kildorrery is a village in north County Cork, Ireland. It lies at the crossroads of the N73 road from Mallow to Mitchelstown and the R512 from Kilmallock to Fermoy. The village stands some scenic views. To the East of the Galtee mountains and kno ...

                                               

Killavullen

Killavullen is a village on the river Blackwater, in County Cork, Ireland. The village is located just south of the N72 road, between Mallow and Castletownroche. It is 10 km east of Mallow and 32 km north of Cork city. The census of 2002 put the ...

                                               

Killumney

Killumney is a small village in Ovens in County Cork, Ireland. The village is part of the Ovens/Farran Parish. There is a newspaper store, pub and co-op store in the village. Kilumney was filed against Kilumney railway station on the cork-Macroom ...

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