Kilfinaghta

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Kilfinaghta
Cill Fhionnachta
Civil parish
Kilfinaghta is located in Ireland
Kilfinaghta
Kilfinaghta
Location in Ireland
Coordinates: 52°44′N 8°44′W / 52.74°N 8.74°W / 52.74; -8.74Coordinates: 52°44′N 8°44′W / 52.74°N 8.74°W / 52.74; -8.74
Country Ireland
Province Munster
County County Clare
Time zone WET (UTC+0)
 • Summer (DST) IST (WEST) (UTC-1)

Kilfinaghta (Irish: Cill Fhionnachta[1]) is a civil parish of County Clare, Ireland, located to the east of Sixmilebridge and northeast of Shannon.

Geography[edit]

The civil parish of Kilfinaghta lies in the barony of Bunratty Lower.[2] It is in the southeastern part of the county and is bordered by Clonlea to the northeast, O'Brien's Bridge to the east, St. Munchin's to the southeast, Killeely to the southeast, Kilfintinan to the south, Feenagh to the southwest and Kilmurry to the northwest.[3] It is divided into 31 townlands:[4]

  • Ardmaclancy
  • Ballycullen
  • Ballymulcashel
  • Ballynevan
  • Ballyroe
  • Ballysheen Beg
  • Ballysheen More
  • Bunnabinnia North
  • Bunnabinnia South
  • Cappaghcastle
  • Cappaghlodge
  • Cappagh North
  • Cappagh South
  • Cappanalaght
  • Castlecrine
  • Castlelake
  • Cloonanass
  • Clogga
  • Coolycasey
  • Corlea
  • Curraghkilleen
  • Fortwilliam
  • Ieverstown
  • Kilnacreagh
  • Moygalla
  • Mountcashel
  • Mountievers
  • Pollagh
  • Reaskcamoge
  • Sooreeny
  • Sixmilebridge

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cill Fhionnachta". Placenames Database of Ireland. Retrieved 2014-04-10. 
  2. ^ "Barony of Bunratty (Lower and Upper)". Parliamentary Gazeteer of Ireland. 1845. Retrieved 14 March 2014. 
  3. ^ "Map of Civil Parishes of County Clare". Clare County Library. Retrieved 14 March 2014. 
  4. ^ "Map of Kilfinaghta Parish showing Townlands". Clare County Library. Retrieved 14 March 2014.