Information about Curka Island

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Curka Island
Irish Form of Name:
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Curka Island Local
In the High Water Mark, South of port? of New Quay Bay.
West of Innishroo townland, Parish of Kinvarra, Barony of Kiltartan and County Galway.

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
Curka Island is in Inishroo townland.