Lewis’ Topographical Dictionary, Ireland

Lewis’ Topographical Dictionary Ireland comprises of several counties, cities, boroughs, parish and villages – with historical and statistical descriptions – of Ireland.

  • Place
    Killedmund
  • County
    Carlow
  • Parish
    Killedmund
  • Content
    KILLEDMUND, a village in the parish of KILTENNEL, barony of IDRONE EAST, county of Carlow, and province of LEINSTER, on the road from Myshall to Enniscorthy; containing 47 houses and 236 inhabitants.

    This place, being situated at the western foot of Mount Leinster, includes within its scenery the Blackstairs mountains and Scullogh Gap: during the disturbances of 1798 it was burnt by the insurgents. It contains the parish church and school and has fairs on March 12th and July 15th.
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