Information about Killaclogher

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
Irish Form of Name:
Coill a' Clochair
wood of the stones
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Coill a' Clochair
Killaclogher Bridge Inhabitants
Situated on the S.W. side of the townland of Kilbeg on a road leading from Monviea to Castleblakeny over the Owen river of Killaclogher.

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.