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Minor Placenames and Townhouses of Kilkenny County

County Kilkenny is located in southern Leinster Province of the Republic of Ireland. It was divided into the following Barony's: Callan, Crannagh, Fassadinin, Galmoy, Gowran, Ida, Iverk, Kells, Knocktopher, Shillelogher. There were 1,683 Townlands within Kilkenny County (circa 1851). There were also a number of minor placenames from the early 19th century which are included on the list below. There are also a few of the older Country Town Houses listed at the bottom of this page.

List of Minor Placenames



Barony of Crannagh
Baunanogher
Coolree
Crocaun
Cructhecahattin
Droumgour
Gleangohar
Joansfield
Jordansfield
Knockduve
Knocknacarrig
Moanvoor
Point
Poulbaun
Ratheenshanavaun

Barony of Fassadinin
Ahalu
Ballinvalla
Ballyraheen
Brucka
Coolead
Coultaghs
Crookaunepish
Crossleighlin
Grove
Knockbrae
Lauroe
Prospect
Rosenalis
Stiha

Barony of Galmoy
Ballyphilip
Bauntuir
Binganyea
Castlepierce
Cnocshanerau
Crocaneawillora
Drimmeen
Freighnashrughaun
Glashtuile
Killeronan
Knockshaneraw
Laughtbaun
Long Meadow
Marymount
Monap
Raheenru
Rathgilleen
Scotsfield
Shannaght
Shannocora
Tancardstown
Towerhill
White Park or Rockfield























Barony of Ida
Aughmore
Ballinerdagh
Ballyda
Ballynaguile
Ballynakill
Ballynarrig
Ballythrobstown
Birch Hill
Bishops Land
Boulgers Land
Charleville
Cloone
Coolnaleen
Cottage
Garrancany
Glenluke
Graigshire
Gurraneary
Hill or Howth
Kilcrony
Knockboake
Millan
Moanamucka
Mountvernon
Pea Field
Raheen
Slievebeg
Tallavricard
Teernaree
Tinnarahy
Tounachura
Trinaree
Barony of Iverk
Carrigadoine
Farnavarroon
Gleanberg
Kilevarroon
Knock
Knockanure
Lickaun
Moangekah
Moanmore
Mostran or Elliot
Poulagay
Skaheen
Tinlough


Barony of Kells
Ballagh Baker
Ballyglugger
Ballymona or Turfstown
Ballynasaggart
Ballynashig
Ballysplink
Bearnalassina
Blackrath
Boherasourla
Carrigahullen
Carrignacoppal
Clanmacshaneboy
Coollenagruen
Curragh
Evansgrove
Garrinhindas
Glounahoun
Knockacananes
Knockgarriff
Kylebeg
Laghile
Leadeen
Macleiry
Moanduve
Moanteen
New Park
Orchard
Parkanasc
Sinnots Farm
Snugboro
Vermount
Wallace's Kettle
Barony of Knocktopher
Abbeyland
Aho
Augsullis
Ballagh
Ballinafienchogue
Ballybrusan
Ballyduggan
Ballyvillan
Barracks
Baunbeac
Blackditch
Castleland
Cauriesk
Cnockeenlaun
Coolracum
Garryduve
Knockbrown
Kyleigh
Monamicane
Painstown
Parkacaissel
Parkmilea
Portriff
Rathrue
Rossboultra
Scarra
Tullow
Waltons Hill
Barony of Shillelogher
Acreshahane
Aughaclausheen
Ballaghbeg
Ballyburhill
Ballynagummane
Ballyvaneen
Baunard
Blackacre
Bohervarraga
Broguemaker
Brophy's Holdings
Burnett Hill
Butler's Island
Carrigeens
Casomashallough
Clashacunickare
Clorinbush
Cnocaunahullen or Hollyhill
Commis
Coolcombe
Croakswood
Dangan Wood
Earlstown
Farranawehul
Garreenvadder
Gurtravale
Islandmore
Killamaunioghtagh
Little River
Monarnagraugue
Monarmore
Parkamologue
Parknaclamper
Poulashane
Poulattenay
Prentice
Prospect Hill
Redgate
Rookery
Sheas Field
Tinnehatten
Tullahane











Country Town Houses - from the late medieval period to 1850
and Family Names assoc iated with them (sorted by name of Town House)
Family Name(s) -- Town House, TOWN
Tobin / Baker -- Ballaghtobin, CALLAN 
Butler -- Ballyconra House, BALLYRAGGET 
Connelan -- Ballyduff, THOMASTOWN 
Chandler -- Ballyline, House CALLAN 
Doyle -- Ballysallagh, JOHNSWELL
Power / Shiel -- Bellevue House, SLIEVERUE 
Walsh / Ponsonby -- Belline, PILTOWN 
Este/Pococke  -- Bishop's Palace, KILKENNY 
Mathews -- Bonnettstown Hall, KILKENNY 
Nevill -- Borrismore House, URLINGFORD
Butler -- Burnchurch House, BENNETTSBRIDGE 
Blunden -- Castle Blunden, KILKENNY
Montmorency -- Castle Morres, KILMAGANNY 
Wandesford -- Castlecomer House, CASTLECOMER 
Cox -- Castletown, PILTOWN 
Cuffe -- Desart Court, CALLAN 
Butler -- Dunmore House, KILKENNY 
Brenan / Purcell -- Eden Hall, BALLYRAGGET 
Flood / Solly-Flood -- Flood Hall, THOMASTOWN
Agar / Ellis -- Gowran Castle, GOWRAN 
Bryan -- Jenkinstown, BALLYRAGGET
Power / Bushe -- Kilfane, THOMASTOWN 
Butler -- Kilkenny Castle, KILKENNY 
Bushe -- Kilmurry, THOMASTOWN 
St George -- Kilrush House, FRESHFORD
Tobin / Wheeler -- Leyrath, KILKENNY
Butler / Flood / Griffith / Smith -- Maiden Hall, BENNETTSBRIDGE
Colles -- Millmount, KILKENNY
Butler/Bushe -- Mount Juliet, THOMASTOWN
Loftus -- Mount Loftus, GORESBRIDGE
Newport -- New Park, NEW PARK
Newport -- Rockshire House, WATERFORD
Reade  / Morris-Reade  -- Rossenarra, KILMAGANNY
Aylward / Butler -- Shankill Castle, PAULSTOWN 
Power / Snow -- Snowhill, WATERFORD 
Swift -- Swiftes Heath, JENKINSTOWN 
De Montmorency / Eyre  -- Upperwood, FRESHFORD
St George -- Woodsgift, URLINGFORD
Tighe / Fownes -- Woodstock, INISTIOGE

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