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Irish: An Tobar Geal
Tobergill Townland - - 1581109.jpg
Tobergill townland in 2009
Tobergill is located in Northern Ireland
 Tobergill shown within Northern Ireland
County County Antrim
Country Northern Ireland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
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Northern Ireland

Coordinates: 54°43′59″N 6°08′42″W / 54.733°N 6.145°W / 54.733; -6.145

Tobergill (from Irish: An Tobar Geal, meaning "the bright or white well")[1] is a townland of 1,044 acres in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. It is situated in the civil parish of Donegore and the historic barony of Antrim Upper.[2]

The name Tobergill is variously recorded as Tubbergeill in 1608, Turbergeile in 1621 and Tubbergill in 1669.[1]


There is a stone circle in Tobergall at grid ref: J208905.[3][4] Only one large stone remains standing, others lie scattered around.[5]

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  1. ^ a b "Tobergill". Place Names NI. Retrieved 21 April 2015. 
  2. ^ "Tobergill". IreAtlas Townlands Database. Retrieved 21 April 2015. 
  3. ^ "Tobergill stone circle". The Megalithic Portal. Retrieved 21 April 2015. 
  4. ^ "Tobergill stone circle". The Modern Antiquarian. Retrieved 21 April 2015. 
  5. ^ "Tobergill stone circle". Megalithomania. Retrieved 21 April 2015.