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James A Sharp.

A new gazetteer, or, Topographical dictionary of the British Islands and narrow seas : comprising concise descriptions of about sixty thousand places, seats, natural features, and objects of note ... and an appendix ... (Volume 1) online

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val. 4877/. ; pop. 4985+37. Living, a Rect.
(Arm. C.) val. 548/., patr. Bishop. Anahue, H.
Crosslee, Esq.

KILLEEVAN par. (12, 16-7) Dartree and Mo-
naghan bars. W. Monaghan, 2 m. E. of Clones-76,
on R. Finn, contains Newbliss. Acres 1 1,572,
with bog ; pop. 8417 +114. Living, a Rect. (Ann.
C.) val. 559/., patr. Bishop. Ballynure, W. Fors-
ter, Esq. ; Glynch, J. Thompson, Esq.

KILLEGAR vil. (30) Carrigallen bar. E. Let-
trim, near Carrigallen. K. House, J. Godley, K*q.

KII.LEGLAND par. (39, 45) Ratoath l!:ir. /;'.
Mvath, 2m. E. of Ratoath, contains Ashbounui

3s 4



1000



KIL



-12. Acres 716; pop. 411, decreasing. Living,
a Rect. with Ratoath.

. KILLEGNEY par. (24-5, 30) Bantry bar. W.
Wexford, 8 m. SW. of Enniscorthy-80, near R.
Bore. Acres 6686, rising 576 ft. at 'A. Hill; pop.
1763 + 15. Living, a Rect. (Os. F. L.) with Cha-
pel, val. 337Z., sometime held by Gordon the his-
torian, patr. Bishop. Castle-Borough, Ld. Carew.

KIL.LEHEXXY par. (4, 9) Iraghticonnor bar. N.
Kerry, 8 m. W N W. of Listowel- 17 1, on R. Cashen,
contains Ahaphond, and Ballybunnion with its
caves. Acres 4664, with mountain, bog, lime-
stone ; pop. 3050 + 66. Living, a Vic. with Lis-
towel. Tullamore, C. Julian.

P. KILLEIGH vil. (25) Geashill bar. 5. King's
Co., a police station, 4 m. SSE. of Tullamore-159,
had an abbey given to the Geraldines, also a \
nunnery and monastery. Pop. 262, decreasing
Fairs, 1 July, 19 Oct K. House, 3. W. Tarleton,
Esq.

KILLELAGH par. (26, 32, 56) Loughinsholin
bar. Mid. I^ndondy., 2 m.NW. of Maghera-121, I
under Carntogher mountns., belongs chiefly to |
the vintners' and mercers' comps. Acres 10,270, '
with basalt and a sandstone quarry ; pop. 3258
+ 21. Living, a Rect. (Dy. R.) val. 255/., patr.
Bishop.

KILLELAN par. (36-8) Kilkca bar. S. Kihlare,
3 m. NIv of Castledermot-43, has a tower of
Knights of St. John. Acres 7379, good ; pop. 1764
+ 72. Living, a Vic. with Timoliii. Davidstown,
R. Archbold, Esq.

Kitleleagh ( ) near , Down, IT. Rowan, Esq.

KILLELOXKHAM. See KILLOXKHAM, Limerick.

KiUemely (75) nearCahir, <S. Tipperary.

KILLEMLAGII par. (87-8, etc.) Iveragh bar. S W.
Kerry, 5 m. SW. of Cahirciveen-227, near Bolus
hd. and Valentia, includes 1'uiEns and Skellig
islds. Acres 11,857, mountain, bog; pop. 2728
+ 18. Living, a Rect. (Lk. A. A.) with 2 others,
val. 283/., patr. Bishop. Belville, W. Butler, Esq.

KILLEN vil. ( ) Strabane bar. N. Tyrone, in
Strabane par. Fair, 4 Dec.

KII.I.KXAGH par. (12, 17) Ballaghkeen bar. E.
Wexford, 5 m. SE. of Gorey-61, by the sea.
Acre's 3232 ; pop. 736-3. Living, a" Cur. with
Ardamine

P. M. KILLEXAULE par. (54, 62) Slievardagh
bar. E. Tipperary, a chief police station, 10 m.
NE. of Cashel, 96 from Dublin. Acres 7711, with
good coal, iron, lime, stone, clay, slate ; pop. 3755
+ 29, of town 1786 + 21; houses 340. Living,
a Vic. (Ca. E. W. L.) with 6 others, val. 934/.,
patr. Bishop. Mht. D. . Fairs, 1 Jan. 25 Mar.
14 Ma}-, 24 June, 14 Aug. 17 Oct.

KILLKXCARE. See KILI.IXKERE, Cavan.

KILLKXCARRIG limit. (13) Newcastle bar. NE.
Wicklow, near Delganv.

KILLEXXY par. (9," 13-4) Stradbally bar. E.
Queen's Co. 3m. NNW. of Stradbally-50. Acres
946; pop. 154 + 3. Living, a Rect. (Os. F. L.)
val. 4C/., patr. Bishop.

KlLLEXUMERY. See KlLLANXUMERY, Leitn'm.

Killmure (52) 5 m. NW. of Cashel, S. Tippe-
rary, W. Cooper, Esq.

KILLEXVOY. See KILLINVOY, Roscomn.

KILLERBY tnshp. ( ) Heighington par. S. Dur-
ham, 7m. NW. of Darlington-241, is a meet for
the Raby hounds. Acres 390 ; pop. 105 + 1 ; poor
r. 22/. (Darlingt, U.). gST KILLERBY tnshp.
( ) Catterick par. N. R. York. 5 m. N. of Bedale
-223, near R. Swale. Acres 890 ; pop. 62. igST
KILLERBY limit. ( ) Cayton par. N. R. York.
3 m. S. of Scarboro'-187, had a castle b. (Edw. I.)
by Brian Fitzalan.

KiLLEKEiux par. (43-4, etc.) Clare, Ballymoc,



KIL

Dunmore, and Tiaquin bars. N. Galway, 4 m.
ESE. of Tuam-129, contains Dangan. Acres
14,535, with bog; pop. 4782+48. Living, & Rect.
(Tu. K. A.) with Abbeyknockmoy, val. 51 7/.,
patr. Bishop. Hillsbro'ok, J. Kirwan, Esq. ;
Brook Lodge, M. Blake, Esq.

KII.LERMOGH par. (28-9) Clarmallagh bar. S.
Queen's Co. 3m. NW. of Diirrow 65, had St. Co-
lumb's cell found. 558. Acres 2765, with lime-
stone; pop. 1114 + 4. Living, a Rect. (Os. F. L.)
val. 418/., patr. The Ladies l-itzpatrick.

Killermoiint, at E. Kilpatrick par. S. Dumbrtn.
5 m. E. of Kirkintilloch, J. C. Colquhoun, Esq.

KII.LERORAN, or KILLARARAN, par. (19, 32-3,
47) Killian bar. NE. Galway, 7m. NE. of Ahas-
cragh-99, includes Ballygar, on Rs. Shivan and
Suck. Acres 12,595; pop. 5162 + 39. Living, a
Vic. with Killian. Riversdale, J. Kelly, Esq.

KILLERRIG par. (2, 3. 8) Carlow bar. N. Car-
low, 5m. NE. of Carlow-49, on R. Slancy, had a
Templars' preceptor}', given to the Aylmers.
Acres 5319, good; an. val. 3405J. ; pop. 860, de-
creasing. Living, a Cur. with Urglin. Duckett's
Grove, J. Duckett, Esq.

KILLEURY par. (15, 21) Tirerrill bar. E. Slipo,
contains Ballintogher, 5 in. ENE. of Colloon'ey
-124, has Drumcondra and another castle. Acres
9094, good, with bog, limestone; pop. 3298 + 33.
Living, a Vic. with Killenumery. Castle Neynoe,
E. Neynoe, Esq.

KlLLEUSHERDIXG. See KlLDRUMSHERDA>',

Cavan.

Killcrton (21) 6 in. NE. of Exeter, NE. Devon.
Sir T. D. Acland, Bt.

Killery Say, or The KiUeries (115-6) Joyce's
country, W. Galway, a deep narrow inlet like a
norwegian fiord, 8 m. long and j m. broad, with
5 to 12 fath. lined by mountns. on both sides,
which rise .at Mulrea 2680ft. high. Little K., or
Salruc, seat of Gen. Thompson, has a fine view of
it down the pass.

KILLESHER par. (31-3, etc.) Clanawley bar.
SIF. Fermanagh, 6m. SW. of Enniskillen-101,
near Lower L. Macnean. Acres 24,936, with bog,
mountain; pop. 5225 + 11. Living, n Rect. (K.

E. A.) val. 1211/., patr. Bishop. Florence Court,
Earl of Enniskillen.

KILLESHILL. See Kn;LEESHir>, Tyrone.

KILLESHIN par. (31-2, 36-7) Slievemr.rgy bar.
SE. Queen's Co., contains Sleaty-Graigue and
Graigue near Carlow, on R. Barrow, 14 in. E. of
Ballinakill-63. Acres 10,905, hilly, but good; an.
val. 7765Z. ; pop. 5278 + 8. Living, a Rect. (Os.

F. L.) val 482/., patr. Crown and Bishop. Near
the old church are the foundation of a round
tower and the " Cut of Killeshin," a narrow moun-
tain pass. Old Deng was the seat of Dr. Doyle.

KILLESK par. (39) Shelburne bar. S W. Wex-
ford, 3 m. NNE. of Arthurstown-101, has remains
of the Monte Mariscos' castle. Acres 2820 ; pop.
1067 + 6. Living, a Rect. (Os. F. L.) with 3
others, val. 164/., patr. Lord Templemore.

P. KILLESTER par. (15, 18-9) Coolock bar. Mid.
Lublin, 2 m. NE. of Dublin, overlooking the bay.
Acres 279 ; pop. 456 + 34. Living, a Rect. appro-
priated to Christ Ch. Dublin. A'. House, has
ruins of an old abbey.

KUletin (2) near Ballylongford, N. Kerry.

P. KILLETTER vil. ( ) Strabane bar. N. Ty-
rone, near Strabane. Fairs, 12 July, 26 Oct. 19
Nov.

KILLEVY par. (25-6 etc.) Up. and Low. Orior
bars. <S. Armagh, 2 m. W. of Newry-63, under
Slieve Gullion, on Newry canal and R. Bann.
Acres 28,175, with mountain, bog, granite, por-
phyry; pop. 17,789 + 59. Living, a Rect. (Arm.



KIL

C.) val. U-25L, patr. Bishop. K. Castle, P.
Foxhall, Esq. ; Drumbanagher Cast., Col. Close,
near Tuscan's pass.

KILLEY, or CILLE, parcel (42) Llangattock par.
SE. Brecon, near Crickhowel-157, oil R. Usk,
lias lime quarries, and is joined to FRISK.

Kit/hope ( ) G m. NW. of St. John Weardale,
W. Durham, near K. Law, on K. Burn, one of
the headsprings of R. Wear.

KILLIAX BARONY (45-7, etc.) NE. Galway,
contains Mount Bellew, the pars, of Ballynakill,
Killeroran, Killian, and part of Ahascragh, Ath-
lengue, Moylough, and Taghboy ; acres 52,389,
pop. 17,122," houses 2840. Bsi KILLIAN par. (32,
46) in the above bar. 5 m. NE. of Newtown Bellew
-10G. Acres 13,565, with bog; pop. 5671 + 29.
Living, a Vic. (K. E. A.) with Killererin, val.
149/., patr. Bishop. K. House, J. Cheevers, Esq.

KILLIANE par. (42-3) Forth bar. S. Wexford,
3 m. S. of Wexford-94, by the sea. Acres 1074,
with limestone ; pop. 280 + 2. Living, a Cur. with
Killinich. K. Castle, V. Harrey, Esq.

KILLIBION hmlt. (37) Llaiirhidian par. W.
Glamorgan. 3 m. S. of Castell Llwchwr-212 ; pop.
95.

Killilrick ( ) near Aughnaclog, S. Tyrone,
W. Moutray, Esq.

KILLICIIRIST par. joined to KILMUIR, Inverness.

KWiecrankie, 2 m.NNW. of Moulin, N. Perth.,
a deep pass to the Highlands on R. Garry (where
the Tummel joins), with a mound called ' Tomh
Clavers,' on the spot where Claverhouse fell, 17
July 1689, after defeating Mackay.

P. KILLIEHNAN par. on Beauly Loch, SE.
Ross. 5 m. NW. of Inverness- 161, has Chapel-
town and Spittal. Size 5 m. by 2 ; pop. 1643 +19,
some hemp weavers ; real prop. 4275Z. ; for poor
494/. Living (presb. Chanonry) val. 200Z., patr.
M'Kenzie of Cromarty and Kilcoy Cast. Red-
castle, Col. Baillie, M. P. Cairn Irenan druid
circle, and many cairns.

Killigray Isld. in Harris Sound, Western Islds.,
is joined to Bernera by a sand. Pop. 7.

KILLILA par. (27, 33) Ballaghkeen bar. E.
Wexford, 4 m. SSE. of Oulart-75, near the coast.
Acres 1811, with stone, lime; pop. 770 + 9. Living,
a Cur. with Castle-Ellis. Castle Talbot, M. Talbot,
Esq.

KILLILAGH par. (4, 8, 14-5) Corcomroe bar. N.
Clare, 6 m. NW. of Ennistymon-154, on South
Sound, opposite Arran Islds., contains Roadford
and Fisher Street. Acres 12,357; pop. 3904+55.
Living, a Rect. and Vic. (K. K. C. K.) with 2
others, val. 312Z., patr. Marquis of Thomond, and
Bishop.

KILLIMER par. (58, 67-8) Clonderalaw bar. S.
Clare, 2 m. SE. of Kilrush-164. Acres 6303, with
stone near Money Point ; pop. 3241 + 22. Living,
a Vic. with Kilmurry-Clonderalaw. Burrane Ho.,
J. Hodges, Esq.

KILLIMOR vil. in Killimorbologue par. as below.

P. KILLIMORBOLOGUE par. (107, 117) Long-
ford bar. S. Galway, a police station 7 m.
NNW. of Portumna-112, contains KILLIMOR vil.
(pop. 431) on A'. Rivulet, which runs 10 in. S. to
Lough Derg. Acres 9220, with bog; pop. 4140
(decreasing) of vil. 431. Living, a Vic. with
Dononaughta. Hearne Brook, G. Kirkaldy, Esq.
Fairs, 1 Jan. 17 Mar. 29 June, 29 Sept. 23 Nov.

KILLIMORI>ALY par. (72, 85-6) Kilconnell,
Athenry, and Tiuquin bars. Mid. Galway, 1 in. E.
of Athenry-120. Acres 10,213; pop. 2029 + 8.
Living, a Rect. with Aughrim. K. Castle, II.
Blako, Esq. ; Cloonca, P. Daly, Esq.

Killimore, on Loch-na-Keal, W. side of Mull.
JVW. Argyll. D. M'Lachlan, Esq.



KIL



1001



P. KILLIN par. in Breadalbane, W. Perth. 30 m.
W. of Perth, 74 from Edinbro', a fine spot at
L. Tay's head, near the Dochart linn (whence
cill-linn), where it joins the Lochy, includes
Clifton, Glenlochy, Glenfalloch, and part of
Strathfillan. Size 28 m. by 7, sheep-walks (3819ft.
high at Benmore) with lead at Carndrom, game,
salmon, trout, etc.; pop. 1702, of vil. 426; real
prop. 9037/. ; for poor 413/. Living (presb. Weem)
val. 241Z., patr. Marquis of Breadalbane ; church,
on site of one given by Bruce to InchafFrey ab.
Fingal's grave has a stone 2 ft. high. Fairs, 2nd
Tu. Jan. 12 May, 27 Oct. 1st Tu. Nov. o. s.

$1. KILLINABOY, or KILNABOY, par. (10, 16-7)
Inchiquin bar. N. Clare, contains Corrofin-139.
Acres 17,967, hillv, with lime, bog, coal, lead;
pop. 4102 + 43. Living, a Rect. (K K. C. K.) with
5 others, val. 508Z., patr. Bishop; church, in ruins,
has 12 ft. of a round tower, and a cross with a
carved head on it. Near Inchiquin lake is O'Brien's
castle, and there are remains of two others, a fort,
a cross, two churches, etc. Jas. 11. 's army en-
camped at Good, 1689.

KILLINAGH par. (1, 5) Tullyhaw bar. NW.
Cavan, 2 m. SE. of Manor Hamilton, on L. Mac-
nean. Acres 24,784; pop. 6512 + 113. Living,
a Vic. (K. E. A.) val. 328/., patr. Bishop.

KILLINAN par. (114-5, etc.) Dunkellin and
Loughrea bars. S. Galway, 7 m. SW. of Loughrea
-109. Acres 2760, with bog; pop. 1053 + 17.
Living, a Vic. (K. K. C. K.) with 5 others, val.
4281., patr. Bishop and Marq. of Clanricarde.
Roxborough, D. Persse, Esq.

KILLINANE par. (15-6) E. and W. Idrone bars.
W. Carlow, 2 m. S. of Leighlinbridge-57, on R.
Barrow, contains Royal-Oak. Acres 2264 ; pop.
818, decreasing. Living, a Rect. (Os. F. L.).val.
253/., patr. Bishop. K. House, B. Groome, Esq.

KILLINANE par. (69-71, etc.) Iveragh bar. S W.
Kerry, 5 m. NNE. of Caherciveen-227, on Dingle
Bay, and R. Ferta. Acres 26,868, with mountain,
bog ; pop. 3569 + 35. Living, a Rect. with Cahir.

P. KILLINARDRISH vil. ( ) 6 m. E. of Ma-
croom, Mid. Cork, a police station on R. Lee, near
K. House, B. Crooke, Esq.

KILLINAVAIG par. joined to MORVEN, Argyll.

KILLINCARRIG vil. (13) Rathdown bar. N.
Wicklow, o m. S. of Bray-12. Pop. 179 + 1. K.
House, A. Jones, Esq., near the old castle.

P. KILLINCHY par. (16 7, 23-4) Up. and Low.
Castlereagh and Dufferin bars. N. Down, 3 m. NE.
of Saintfield-96, a petty sess. and police station,
on L. Strangford, with Balloo and another castle.
Acres 13,866, with slate, coal ; pop. 7470, de-
creasing. Living, a Rect. (Dn. C. D.) val. 597/.,
patr. Visct. Bangor and Earl of Carrick. Ardview,
R. Potter, Esq. Fairs, 5 Jan. 6 Apr. 6 July, 5 Oct.

KILLINCOOLE par. (11) Louth bar. Mid. Loutk,
2 m. ESE. of Louth-49, had an old castle. Acres
1397, good, with stone ; pop. 697, decreasing.
Living, &Rect. (Arm. C.) val. 263Z., patr. Bishop.
Fair Valley, M. Pratt, Esq.

KILLINCOOLEY par. (21-2) Ballaghkeen bar.
E. Wexford, 4 m. ENE. of Oulart-75, on the
coast, contains Ford. Acres 4431, fertile; pop.
1293 + 9. Living, an impropriate Rect. (T. L. O.)
Wells Abbey, R. Doyne, Esq.

KILLINEEN. See KILLEKXEEN, Galway.

KIIXINKWAK par, is joined to GLASSARY, Ar-
gyll.

P. KILLINEY par. (23, 26) Rathdown bar. SE.
Dublin, 2 m. SE. of Kingstown-G, on K. Bay,
near K. Hill, contains Cabinteely, and has fine
views of the sea, etc. Acres 1335, with stone;
an. val. 3118Z. ; pop. 986 + 59. Living, a Cur.
with Monkstown (Du. G. K.) val. Ill, patr. In-



1002



KIL



KIL



cumbent of Monkstown. K. House, F. Parker,
Esq., with a druid circle. giP KILLINEY vil.
Kill par. near the above. Pop. 204. igg" KIL-
LINEY par. (35-6, etc.) Corkaguiny bar. W.
Kerry, 11 m. NE. of Dingle-220, on Tralee and
Brandon bays, contains Castlegregory, and a
sandy peninsula stretching out to Seven Hogs
islds. Acres 14,956; pop. 3481 + 14, of vil.
197. Living, a Sect. (Lk. A. A.) val. 413/., patr.
Bishop.

KILLIXGBECK hmlt. ( ) Seacroft tnshp. W. R.
York. 4 m. NE. of Leeds-189, seat of F.Walker, Esq.
P. KILLINGHALL tnshp. ( ) Ripley par. W.
R. York. J m. S. of Ripley-215, on R. Nidd, be-
longs to the Lawsons through the Chomleys.
Acres 3250 ; pop. 559 + 1 ; poor r. 234Z. ; real prop.
4454Z.

KILLINGHOLME par. (86) E. Tarboro' wap. N.
Lincoln. 9 m. NNE. of Caistor-153, a coast-gd.
station, on R. Humber, comprising K. NORTH
and SOUTH tnshps. has 2 fixed lights 207 yds.
apart, in lat. 53 39 N., long. 12' W., 77 'and
43 ft. high, put up 1836, and seen 11 m., and
which in one lead up the river from Spurn Head.
Acres 5290; pop. 181 and 500, or 681+23, in
the brick and tile works; poor r. 263Z. (Brigg
U.) ; real prop. 5917/. ; charities 2Z. St. Dennis
Vic. (Line.) val. with Habrough 285/., patr. Earl
Yarborough.

Killinghurst ( ) 2 m. E. of Haslemere, SW.
Surrey.

Killingnoble Scar ( ) in Newtondale, N. R.
York. N'E. of Pickering, is noted for a breed of
large hawks, which were kept for the king's use.
KILLIXGTON. See KELLATOX, Devon. i^
KILLINGTOX chplry. ( ) Kirkbv-Lonsdale par.
S. Westmrld. 6 m. ESE. of Kendal-262, on
R. Lune. Acres 5680; pop. 301 ; poor r. 112/.
(Kend. U.) ; real prop. 2713/. Living, a Cur.
(Ches.) val. 80/., patr. Vicar. K. Hall, J. Upton,
Esq., near the old tower of the Pickerings.

KILLIXGWORTH tnshp. ( ) Long Benton par.
SE. Northmbrld. 4 m. NNE. of Newcastle-275,
on Berwk. rail., contains Hazlerigg. Pop. 1787,
in the collieries.

P. KILLINICK par. (47-8) Forth bar. S. Wex-
ford, 6 m. S. of Wexford, a police and petty
sess. station, near the coast, has Ballyran cast.
Acres 1284 ; pop. 611 + 2. Living, a Rect. (Os. F.
L.) with 5 others, val. 315/., patr. Bishop. Fairs,
Easter Mon. 8 Apr. Whit. Tu. 27 May, 21 Sept.
30 Nov.

KILLIXKERE, or KiLLEXcARE, par. (32, etc.)
Castlerahan and Upper Loughtee bars. Mid.
Cavan, 3 m. NE. of Ballyjamesduif-56. Acres
15,962, with slate, etc. ; pop. 8126 + 62. Living,
a Vic. (K. A. E.) val. 685/., patr. Bishop.

KILLINXY par. (112-3, 121-2) Killartan bar.
5. Galway, 6 m. WNW. of Gort-124, has an old
castle. Acres 6117, poor; pop. 1165 + 34. Living,
a Vic. with Kilcolgan. Norman Grove, J. Burke,
Esq.

KILLINGS. See KILXEXOR, Wexfurd.
KILLIXVOY, or KILLENVOY, par. (42-3, 55)
Athlone bar. S. Roscomn. 6 m. SE. of Roscomtnon
-93, near L. Ree, includes Knockcroghery. Acres
6554, limestone ; pop. 2388. Living, a Vic. (K.
E. A.) with Kilmean, etc., val. 266Z-, patr. Bishop ;
church, b. 1822. Scregg, J. Kelly, Esq.

Killion ( ) near Monirea, E. Galway, J. Chee-
vers, Esq.

KiUiow (31) 2m. SSW. of Truro, SW. Corn-
wall, R. Gwatkin, Esq.

KILLISHY. See KILLASHEE, Kildare.
KILLISK par. (26-7, 33) Ballaghkeen bar. E.
Wexford, 6 m. SE. of Enniscorthy-80. Acres



4037, with limestone ; pop. 12C6 + 23. Living a
Cur. with Castle Ellis.

KILLISKEY par. (18-9, 24-5) Newcastle bar.
NE. Wicklow, 4 m. NW. of Wicklow-31, on R.
Vartrey, a tine spot between the mountns. and
the coast. Acres 9231 ; pop. 2211 + 2, of vil.
157. Living, a Chplry. with Wicklow. Glen-
more, F. Synge, Esq., "near the Devil's Glen fall
of 100 ft. ; Ballycurry, C. Tottenham, Esq. In
Dunran Glen is O'Byrne's Castle.

KILLISPICK par. joined to Ardchattan, Argyll

Killisport Isoch, in Knapdale, -S W. Argyll. E.
' side of Jura Sound, is 4 m. by 1.

KILLOCHYETT limit. Stow par. SE. Edinbro',
near Stow-24. Pop. 24.

KILLODIERXAN par. (9, 14) Lower Ormond
bar. N. Tipperary, 7 m. WSW. of Borrisokane-91,
containing Puckane, has a castle ruin on the
Shannon. Acres 4563; pop. 1238, decreasing.
Living, a Rect. (K. K. C. K.) val. 184/., patr.
Bishop. Blackfort, W. Minnett, Esq.

KII.LOE par. (4-6, etc.) Granard and Longford
bars. N. Longford, on R. Crumlin, contains Drum-
lish-76, and Ballinamuek, where the french Gen.
Humbert surrendered 1798, with some raths,
etc. Acres 41,440, with stone, lime, clay ; pop.
19,477 + 170. Living, a Vic. in two parts (K. E.
A.), the Upj>er with Templemichael, the I^wer
with Clongeili. Newtownbond, H. Bond, Esq.

KILLOFIN' par. (68-9, etc.) Clonderalaw bar.
S. Clare, 6m. SW. of Kildysert-149, on R. Shan-
non, near Kilkerran Pt., contains Labasheeda.
Acres 6692, with bog, coal, culm ; pop. 3985, de-
creasing. Living, a Vic. with Kihnurrv Clon-
deralaw. K. House, T. Spaight, Esq.; Ballv-
artney, T. Barclay, Esq.

KlLLOGHCOXNOGHAN. See KlLLACONIGAN,

Meath.

KILLOGILLEEN par. (104-5) Dunkellan and
Loughrea bars. 5. Galway, 4 m. W. of Loughrea
-109. Acres 3604 ; pop. 1074 + 14. Living, a
Vic. with Killinane. Monksfield, Capt. Morgan.

KILLOKEXXEDY par. (36, 44, 53) Low. Tulla
bar. SE. Clare, 2 m. E. of Broadford-119, contains
Kilbane. Acres 11,656, with mountain, stone,
bog; pop. 3811 + 23. Living, a Vic. with Kil-
tonanlea. Ballyquin, A. Arthur, Esq.

KILLOLOAX. See KILLALOAX, Waterfd.

KILLOXAGHAX par. (1, 2, 4) Burren bar. N.
Clare, 9m. X. of Ennistymon-154, by the coast,
contains Fermoyle. Acres 7351, mountain, with
lead ; pop. 1369 + 18. Living, a Rect. with Rath-
bourney.

KlLLOXAHAN, OF KlLLELOXEHAN, par. (12,21)

Coshma and Pubblebrien bars. Mid. Limerick,
contains St. Patrick's Well-124, with O'Hurley's
castle, and is near Gt. S. and West. rail. Acres
2069, good, on lime ; pop. 982, decreasing. Liv-
ing, a Rect. with St. Munchin's ; church, a ruin.
Attyflyn, J. Westropp, Esq.

KILLONE par. (41) Islands bar. Mid. Clare, 2 m.
SW. of Clare-137, near R. Fergus, has, on A'.
Lough, remains of an abbey found. 1190, by Donald
O'Brien. Acres 5719, with limestone; pop. 2777
+ 42. Living, a Rect. with Dromcliffe. Eden
vale, R. Stackpoole, Esq. ; Newhall, J. Macdon-
nell, Esq.

Killone Hill (14) 5 m. NE. of Man-borough,
NE. Queen's Co. has a cavern in it 720 ft. high.

KILLORA par (96, 104) Dunkellin bar. S. Gal-
way, contains Craughwell-117. Acres 5372 ; pop.
1618, decreasing. Living, a Vic. with Killinane.
Ballymore, R. Rathbourne, Esq.

KILLORAX par. (08-9, 106-7) Clonmacnowen,
Leitrim, and Longford bars. E. Galway, 5 in.
SSW. of Aughrim-95. Acres 5394, with bog;



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pop. 1838 + 426. Living, a Rect. with Kiltonner.
Burkeville, . i KILLORAN par. (19, 25-6)
Leyny bar. Mid. Sligo, 6 m. NNW. of Ballymote
-132,'contains Coolany. Acres 13,999, mountain,
with limestone, bog ; an. val. 2035/. ; pop. 3044,
decreasing. Living, a Vic. (Tu. K. A.) with Kil-
varnet, val. 245/., patr. Bishop. IJ3P Killoran
(36) 6 m. SE. of Templemore, E. Tipperary, S. L.
Cambie, Esq.

P. KILLORGLIX par. (56-7, 63-5) Dunkerron,
Iveragh, Magunihy, and Trughanacmy bars. W.
Kerry, 12 m. S. of Tralee, 201 from Dublin, a po-
lice and petty sess. station, on R. Laune, belonged
to the Moriartys, McCarthys, Fitzgeralds, Con-
ways, and for a while to the K. Templars, whose
pre'ceptory is here. Acres 32,188, with K. Bog
(8570 ac.), limestone; pop. 8574 + 66, of vil.
925 + 3. Living, a .Rec*. (Lk. A. A.) val. 361/., patr.
Crown. Ardmoniel, R. Rae, Esq. It is to be the
head of a new poor 1. Union. Fairs, 19 May, 30
June, 11 Aug. 19 Nov.

KILLOSCOBE par. (45, 59, 60) Tiaquin bar. Mid.
Galway, 4 m. W. of Castleblakeney-106. Acres
8208 ; pop. 2446. Living, a Vic. with Armagh-
down. Vermount, J. Blake, Esq.

KILLOSCULLY par. (25-6, 31-2) Owney bar. W.
Tipperary, 8 m. SSW. of Nenagh-95, contains
Shellee. Acres 14,439, rising 2265 ft. at Keeper
mountn., with stone, slate, marl; pop. 3099 + 10.
Living, a Rect. with Newport. Kinalta, .

KILLOSKEHAN par. (28, 34) Ikerrin bar. NE.
Tipperary, 4 m. WSW. of Templemore-86. Acres
2542, mountain, with limestone ; pop. 743 + 16.
Living, a Rect. with Kilfithmone, K. House, J.
Willington, Esq.

KILLOSOLAN par. (46-7, 60-1) Kilconnell and
Tiaquin bars. Mid. Galway, contains Cultra and
Castleblakeney-106. Acres 11,483; pop. 4496
+ 19. Living, a Vic. (K. E. A.) val. 355/., patr.
Crown and Bishop,

KILLOSSORY par. (7, 11) Nethercross bar. N.
Dublin, 3 m. NNW. of Swords-8, a police station,
containing Bragil Cast, where Lady Bolton was
burnt by the O'Neills. Acres 2731 ; pop. 391 + 1.
Living, a Cur. with SAVords. Rathbeale, E. Cor-
bally, Esq. ; Rolltown, J. Stubbs, Esq.

KILLOTERAN par. (9) Middlethird bar. SE.
Waterfd. 2 in. W. of Waterford-96, on R. Suir.
Acres 2493 ; pop. 662 + 14. Living, a Rect. with
Trinity.

KILLOUGH vil. (127) Bear bar. SW. Cork, 7m.
SW. of Castletown-Bearhaven -223. Pop. 183.

P. M. KILLOUGH vil. (45) Lecale bar. S. Down,
2 m. W. of Ardglass-103, a coast-gd. station in
K. Bay, had a K. Hospitallers' preceptory at St.
John's pt. Pop. 1148, in the cattle and coasting
trade and fisheries ; houses 246, with Rathmullen
church, 2 chapels. The pier barb, admits vessels
of 150 tons, and has the Water and Plates rocks
in the midst. Mkt. D. . Fairs, 1st Frid. Feb.
o. ., 9 June, 17 Aug. 12 Nov.

Killough River ( ) runs between L. Tay or
Luggelaw, and L. Dan, Mid. Wickloic.

Kitloughrim House (19) near Killany, N. Wex-
ford, R. Phayre, Esq., close to K. Wood.

Killoughter (19) near Ballinalea, NE. Wickloic.
IJiP KILLOUGHTER par. is part of Armagh, Cavan,
and is a Cur. (K. E. A.) val. /., patr. Rector.

KILLOUGHY, or KILLAUGHEY, par. (15-6, 23-4,
31-2) Ballyboy bar. Mid. King's Co. 3 m. NE. of
Frankford-71, contains Mount Bolus. Acres
18,133, with L. Pallis; pop. 4421 +41. Living, a
Vic. with Fircal. Annaghmore, Capt. Fox.

Kiltoto River, runs to R. Nith, NW. Dumfries.
near Sanquhar.

KILLOWEN par. (95, 109) Kinalmeaky bar. 5.



Cork, 4 m. W. of Bandon-176. Acres 1264; pop.
366, decreasing. Living, a Rect. (Ck. R. C.) val.
113/., patr. Lord Kinsale. flgp Killowen ( )
near , Kildare ( ?), Orpen, Esq. fig" KIL-
LOWEN par. (3, 7) Coleraine bar. N. London-
derry, contains part of Coleraine-141, on R. Bann.
Acres 1796 ; an. val. 2243/. ; pop. 2708, decreasing.
Living, a Rect. (Dy.R.) val. 18U, patr. Bishop.
Jackson's Hall, Mrs. Maxwell, on the site of
M'Ughtry's castle.

Killowen Head (54) W. side of Carlingford bay,
. Down.

KILLOWER par. (29, 42-3) Clare bar. N. Gal-
way, 3 m. W. of Tuam-119. Acres 3597, with
bog ; pop. 905 + 8. Living, a Rect. with Headfort.
Castle Hacket, D. Kirwan, Esq., near the old
castle ruins ; Silane, D. Donelan, Esq.

KILLOWILLAN par. a part of Castle Lyons,
Cork, was given by Ch. II. to the Bp. of Cloyne



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