Kilfian Placenames

Crossmolina, Co. Mayo in the West of Ireland


Townland Map Reference Irish Name Translation
Altderg G 032 325 Alt Dearg Red cliff or precipice
Annagh G 107 328 Eanach Marsh
Ardnagor G 138 292 Árd na gCorr The hill of the cranes
Atticloghy G 138 323 Áit Tighe Cloiche The site of the stone house
Ballinagavna G 151 285 Baile na nGaibhne Town of the smiths
Ballintober G 141 249 Baile an Tobair Town of the well
Ballybeg G 128 321 Baile Beag Little town
Ballykinlettragh G 072 335 Baile Conletreach Culetreach's town
Barranarran G 151 276 Barr an Fhearainn Top of the land
Belladooan G 125 285 Béal Átha Dubháin Mouth of the ford of Duane or Downes
Breaghwyanteean G 098 278 Bréach-Mhagh an tSídheáin Wolf-field of the fairy-hill
Breaghwyanurlaur G 105 289 Bréach-Mhagh an Úrlair Wolf-field of the plain
Cartronrathroe G 138 283 Cartún Rátha Ruaidh The quarter of the red fort
Cloonaleedin G 142 288 Cluain a'Lidín Leedan's lawn or meadow
Cloonskeagh G 138 273 Cluain Caoich Lawn or meadow of the blind man
Cloontakillew G 143 266 Cluainte Cille Lawns or meadows of the church
Cloyrawer G 125 279 Cladh Reamhar Thick ditch
Clydagh G 099 329 Claoideach N/A
Creevagh G 111 314 Craobhach Bushy Land
Crocknacally G 038 282 Cnoc na Caillighe The hill of the hag
Doonanarroo G 115 274 Dún an Earraidh Fort of the ploughman
Drinaghan G 137 285 Draoighneachán A place abounding in blackthorns
Ellaghs G 155 256 Aileach A stone fort
Fahy G 151 263 Faithche A green, a fair green
Farmhill G 127 308 N/A  
Glenedagh G 095 314 Gleann Éadach Valley of the clothes
Greenwood G 152 224 N/A  
Keerglen G 062 324 Caor-Ghleann Valley of the berries
Kincon G 142 299 Cionn Con Head or hill of the hound
Kinnavally G 147 287 Cionn a' Bhaile Head of the town
Knockaskeehaun G 173 227 Cnoc a' Sciatháin Hill of the wing
Knockmoyle G 002 268 Cnoc Maol Bald or flat hill
Knocknagon G 145 258 Cnoc na gCon Hill of the hounds
Moneen G 151 322 Móinín A small bog
Raheenroe G 148 269 Ráithín Ruadh The red little fort
Rathglass G 125 239 Rath Glas Green fort
Ratheskin G 108 296 Ráth Shescinn Fort of the sedgy marsh
Rathnamagh G 138 219 Ráth na mBeach Rath or fort of the bees
Rathroe G 131 279 Ráth Ruadh The red fort
Rooghan G 136 309 Ruadhán Reddish land
Seeaghanbaun G 147 279 Sídheachán Bán The white fairy hill
Seeaghandoo G 144 273 Sídheachán Dubh Black fairy hill
Shanettra G 065 295 Sean-Eitre Old furrow or furrowed land
Srahmeen G 005 299 Srath Mín Smooth holm
Tonroe Lower G 161 309 Tóin Ruadh Red bottom
Tonroe Upper G 154 308 Tóin Ruadh Red bottom
Treanagh G 131 241 Trianach A ternal division
Treangarrow G 163 222 Trian Garbh Rough third
Ummerantarry G 018 313 Iomaire an tSearraigh The foal's ridge
Woodville G 145 231 N/A  

Reference: Ordnance Survey Field Name Books 1838
Map Reference: Ordnance Survey Ireland Discovery Series 1:50 000 No's 23 & 24