Information about Kilconickny
Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books
Irish Form of Name:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Kilconickny Boundary Sketch
Kilconickny Co. Record Book
Kilconnickny G. Jury Presentment Book
Kilconickny Inq. Temp. Jac 1
Kilconickny Larkin's Co. Map
The Parish belongs to the Diocese of [Unable to read.]. It is of an irregular form and nearly all arable, containing only a small portion of bog. It contains a large Demesne, but it contains about 24 Danish Forts, and old Castles, 1 old Church in ruins, a holy well, 6 ponds and several Trigl. stations.
Information from the Ordnance Survey Letters:
The Ordnance Survey Letters are letters between John O'Donovan and his supervisor, Thomas Larcom, regarding the work of compiling the Field Books. These letters provide further discussion on many of the places listed in the Field Books.
References to this place can be found in the following letter.
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.
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