Aghabullogue

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Aghabulloge
Achadh Bolg
Village
Aghabulloge is located in Ireland
Aghabulloge
Aghabulloge
Location in Ireland
Coordinates: 51°56′N 8°48′W / 51.933°N 8.800°W / 51.933; -8.800
Country  Ireland
Province Munster
County County Cork
Area
 • Land 0.4 sq mi (1 km2)
Population
 • Total 500
Time zone WET (UTC+0)
 • Summer (DST) IST (WEST) (UTC-1)

Aghabullogue or Aghabulloge (Irish: Achadh Bolg)[1] is a village and parish in County Cork, Province of Munster, Ireland.It was founded in the 1100s by a Viking named Bagsecg. It lies around 30 km (19 mi) west of Cork City, south of the Boggeragh Mountains and north of the River Lee.

The parish of Aghabullogue includes the villages of Aghabullogue, Coachford and Rylane in County Cork.

Saint Olan is the patron saint of the parish.[2] It is home to the Aghabullogue Hurling Club who won Cork's first All-Ireland in 1890. It is host to a Point to Point (Steeplechase meeting in an open field) meeting every January. It has a public house and shop, a National school, Community Hall and a Roman Catholic church.

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Coordinates: 51°56′N 8°48′W / 51.933°N 8.800°W / 51.933; -8.800