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Ballindangan

BALLINDANGAN “Echoes of the Past” “Baile an Daingain“ ˜Town of the Stone Fort” Ballindangan parish has many ancient sites, with some dating back thousands of years, and others of more recent vintage, such as 19th century thatched cottages and a...

Roxborough

Roxborough (Irish: Baile an Ráistigh) A townland in County Limerick, Ireland comprising some 24.02 km2.  It lies to the south of the townlands of Ballysheedy and Routagh and to the east of the townland of Ballyclough. Its northern boundary, partially bounded by the...

Meanus

Bruff is situated on the R516. The Morning Star River flows through the town. Bruff is a parish in the barony of Coshma. There are three churches in the parish, situated at Bruff, Grange and Meanus respectively. The old name for Bruff was Brugh na nDaise meaning the...

Martinstown

MARTINSTOWN “A Place Apart” Martinstown “Baile an Mhairtáin” – The Town of Martin The modern Catholic parish of Bulgaden-Martinstown is formed chiefly from the two medieval parishes of Bulgaden and Kilbreedy-Major. In 1837,...

Lough Gur

LOUGH GUR “A Magical Mystical Land” The landscape around Lough Gur has the most important assemblage of Bronze Age sites in Ireland and ranks among the most important archaeological areas in Europe. Bronze Age finds from Lough Gur are held in the national...