Townland Names and Meanings

Ballycastle, Co. Mayo in the West of Ireland


Townland Map Reference Original Name Translation
Aghoo G 088 362 Achadh A Field
Ballinglen G 097 356 Baile an Ghleanna Town of the Valley
Ballycastle G 108 375 Baile a' Chaisil Town of the Stonefort
Ballyglass G 101 381 Baile Glas Green Town
Ballyknock G 079 385 Baile a' Chnuic Town of the Hill
Ballymachugh G 112 397 Baile Mac Aodha The Town of the MacHugh
Behy G 033 392 Beithe Birch
Carrowcor G 151 412 Ceathramhadh Cor Odd Quarter
Carrowkibbock G 117 373 Ceathramhadh Mhic Lobuic Machobock's Quarter
Carrowmore G 137 385 Ceathramhadh Mhor Great Quarter
Carrowneden G 144 399 Ceathramhadh an Eadain Quarter of the Hill-Brow
Carrownisky G 112 388 Ceathramhadh an Lisge Quarter of the Water
Castletown G 116 414 Baile an Chaislean Town of the Castle
Conaghra G 148 373 Conachra Dogs Shrubbery
Crott G 129 379 Crut A Hump
Doonfeeny G 088 399 DĂșn Finne Fenny's Fort
Glenulra G 059 392 Gleann Iolra Valley of the Eagles
Inagh G 107 328 Eldhneach Abounding in Ivy
Kilbride G 132 395 Cill Brighde St. Bridget's Church
Killeen G 133 419 Cillin na Trionoide The little Church of Trinty
Killeena G 094 369 Cill Eithne St. Eithne's Church
Killerduff G 093 389 Cill Ard-Dubh The Church of the Black Hill
Knockaun G 129 422 Pairc A Chnocain Park of the Hillock
Lisbrin G 107 395 Lios Broin Brans Fort
Muingelly G 077 403 Muing Eili Ellys Marshy Streaf
Muingrevagh G 125 409 Muing Riabhach Grey Morass
Moyny G 143 413 Maighnigh A Small Plain
Rathoonagh G 124 366 Rath-Thamhnagh Rath Field
Shanaghy G 135 409 Sean - Achadh Old Field
Sralagagh G 077 371 Srath Lagach Low lying ground of the Hollow

Map Reference from Ordnance Survey Ireland Discovery Series Map, Sheet 31, 1:50 000