Kildavin

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Kildavin

Cill Damháin
Village
Kildavin village
Kildavin village
Kildavin is located in Ireland
Kildavin
Kildavin
Location in Ireland
Coordinates: 52°41′02″N 6°41′10″W / 52.684°N 6.686°W / 52.684; -6.686Coordinates: 52°41′02″N 6°41′10″W / 52.684°N 6.686°W / 52.684; -6.686
CountryIreland
ProvinceLeinster
CountyCounty Carlow
Time zoneUTC+0 (WET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-1 (IST (WEST))

Kildavin (Irish: Cill Damháin) is a small village in County Carlow, Ireland. Situated on at the junction of the N80 National secondary road and the R724 regional road, it lies 5 km north of Bunclody, County Wexford at the northern end of the Blackstairs Mountains.

Fauna[edit]

The River Slaney at Kildavin is one of a limited number of places in Ireland where the rare goosander is seen in winter.[1] Examples of yellowhammer (an increasingly rare songbird in Ireland) and the great spotted woodpecker have also been seen here.[citation needed]

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