Crookstown, County Cork
An Baile Gallda
|Elevation||230 ft (70 m)|
|Time zone||WET (UTC+0)|
|• Summer (DST)||IST (WEST) (UTC-1)|
|Eircode (Routing Key)||P14|
|Irish Grid Reference|
The village once had a thriving mill though the area is now better known for its brick and concrete factory at Castlemore. Nearby is the ruin of Crookstown Castle, once home to one of the branches of the McSweeney clan. Crookstown is a typical rural Irish village. It has two public houses,two grocery shops and a housing estate.
- Placenames Database of Ireland. An Baile Gallda Verified 2011-03-25.
It is 20 minutes away from cork city and 3 miles from Beal na Blath
- Photograph of Crookstown Castle
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