Information about Kilmore Village No. 5

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Kilmore Village No. 5
Irish Form of Name:
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Kilmore Village No. 5
Kilmore Village No. 5 The field Examiner(Boundary Sketch)
It contains a few small scattered houses none of which are worth remarking.
It is situated in the west side of the townland Kilmore about 35 chains S. W. of the junction of Abbeygray and Kilmore.

Information From Joyce's Place Names

Translation according to P. W. Joyce:
Kill alone is the name of more than a score of places in various counties: in most cases it stands for cill, a church: but in some it is for coill, a wood.

Townland Information

What is a townland?:
A townland is one of the smallest land divisions in Ireland. They range in size from a few acres to thousands of acres. Many are Gaelic in origin, but some came into existence after the Norman invasion of 1169
Kilmore Village No. 5 is in Kilmore townland.