Ballinagree

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Ballinagree
Baile na Graí
Rural Village
Unidentified standing stone located between Millstreet and Ballinagree.
Unidentified standing stone located between Millstreet and Ballinagree.
Ballinagree is located in Ireland
Ballinagree
Ballinagree
Location in Ireland
Coordinates: 51°58′37″N 8°55′30″W / 51.97694°N 8.92500°W / 51.97694; -8.92500Coordinates: 51°58′37″N 8°55′30″W / 51.97694°N 8.92500°W / 51.97694; -8.92500
Country Ireland
Province Munster
County County Cork
Population
 • Total 300
Time zone WET (UTC+0)
 • Summer (DST) IST (WEST) (UTC-1)
In the Roman Catholic Diocese of Cloyne. (Aghinagh)

Ballinagree (Irish: Baile na Graí) is a small village situated at the foot of the Boggeragh Mountains in County Cork, Ireland.[1] Ballinagree and its surrounding areas comprise one of the richest areas in northern Europe for Megalithic monuments. It is located 18 miles (29 km) west of Cork city, 10 km north east of Macroom, 6 km west of Rylane, 13 km north west of Coachford,17km south east of Millstreet and 20 km west of Blarney. It is in the Parish of Aghinagh that has Rusheen, Bealnamorive and parts of Carrigadrohid in it. It is famous for the song "Thady Quill".

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  1. ^ Placenames Database of Ireland. Baile na Graí Verified 07-02-2011.

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