Churchtown, County Cork

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Churchtown
Brugh Thuinne
Large city
Churchtown is located in Ireland
Churchtown
Churchtown
Location in Ireland
Coordinates: 52°16′23″N 8°43′46″W / 52.27306°N 8.72944°W / 52.27306; -8.72944
Country Ireland
Province Munster
County County Cork
Time zone WET (UTC+0)
 • Summer (DST) IST (WEST) (UTC-1)

Churchtown (Irish: Brugh Thuinne)[1] is a village and townland near Buttevant in County Cork, Republic of Ireland. The Irish name is Brugh Thuinne meaning Dwelling of Tuin.

The English actor Oliver Reed lived in the village during the last years of his life. He is buried in Bruhenny Graveyard, located just off the village square, opposite his favourite pub, O'Brien's Bar.


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  1. ^ Placenames Database of Ireland

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Coordinates: 52°16′23″N 8°43′46″W / 52.27306°N 8.72944°W / 52.27306; -8.72944