Kilmore Parish NAVIGATION

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ORIENTATION

The civil parish of Kilmore is in the barony of Erris, in north-west Co. Mayo.  It encompasses the Mullet Penninsula which neighbours the town of Belmullet in the adjoining parish of Kilcommon Erris

TOWNLANDS

Kilmore parish has an area of 124.0 km² / 30,643.3 acres. For a list of all 83 townlands on the Mullet Penninsula click HERE.

VILLAGES

There are several villages on the Mullet peninsula including

  • Eachléim aka Aughleam aka Aghleam

  • Elly,

  • Corclough and

  • Binghamstown. 

GRAVEYARDS & CEMETERIES

There are a number of small burial places on the Mullet:

For a list of headstones for these cemeteries see Headstones in NW County Mayo.

BIG HOUSES, LANDLORDS & GENTRY

The Mullet aka Kilmore civil parish features the following houses of the gentry:

For a list of Landlord Estate Records available see Landed Estates Ireland

One of the Napoleonic Signal Towers (built in 1801-1806 by the English for defence) here is Glosh tower on Termon Hill.

EMIGRATION RECORDS

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Address The Mullet, Belmullet, Co Mayo, Ireland
Website https://www.mayo.ie/connect/your-roots
Parish(es) Kilmore (Mayo)
Category (ies) Heritage/Culture