Information about Civil Fort

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Civil Fort
Irish Form of Name:
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Civil Fort
Civil Fort John Dounin, farmer
Gentle from the fairy court here!!
It is nearly circular and about 80 links in diameter.
It is situated in the townland of Lisscune Lower in the parish of Ballymacward and Barony of Kilconnel.

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
Civil Fort is in Lisscune Lower townland.