Information about Briar Hill

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Briar Hill
Irish Form of Name:
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Briar Hill Local name
S. of the parish and west of Knockweeldrish townland.
There is a Trigl. Station on this hill.

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
Briar Hill is in Knockweeldrish townland.