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Placename : Guilcagh

In Irish : An Ghiolcach     Administrative Unit : Parish     Audio File (.wav) Pronunciation Audio File

Administrative Details:

This is a small parish (eight townlands) which seems to have possessed no church. The name is unecclesiastical in origin. The name is pronounced Giolcaigh.


Old Irish Typeface


Parish Location Map:

Ballycahane, Ballyvallikin, Beallough, Curraghataggart, Guilcagh, Kilmovee, Knocknacrohy,

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