Diocese of Tuam, Killala and Achonry
The Diocese of Tuam, Killala and Achonry (also known as the United Dioceses of Tuam, Killala and Achonry) is a diocese in the Church of Ireland located in Connacht; the western province of Ireland. It is in the ecclesiastical province of Armagh. Its geographical remit includes County Mayo and part of counties Galway and Sligo.
On 13 April 1834, the diocese of Killala and Achonry was united to the Archdiocese of Tuam. On the death of Archbishop Trench of Tuam in 1839, the Province of Tuam was united to the Province of Armagh and the see ceased to be an archbishopric and became a bishopric with Thomas Plunket becoming the first bishop of Tuam, Killala and Achonry.
The bishop has two episcopal seats (Cathedra):
The present diocese is divided into unions (or groups) of parishes.
Galway & Kilcummin:
List of bishops
- List of Anglican dioceses in the United Kingdom and Ireland
- Archdiocese of Tuam (Church of Ireland)
- Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Tuam
- Roman Catholic Diocese of Killala
- Roman Catholic Diocese of Achonry
- Dean of Tuam
- Archdeacon of Tuam
- Fryde, E. B.; Greenway, D. E.; Porter, S.; Roy, I. (1986). Handbook of British Chronology (Third Edition, revised ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. p. 407. ISBN 0-521-56350-X.
- "The Cathedral Churches of Tuam, Killala and Achonry". Church of Ireland. Retrieved 2009-05-17.
- "Ecumenical Carol Service in St Crumnathy's Cathedral, Achonry". Church of Ireland. Retrieved 2009-05-17.
- The United Dioceses of Tuam, Killala and Achonry