Information about John's Rock

Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books

Standard Name:
John's Rock
Irish Form of Name:
Civil Parish:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
John's Rock Local
EC for J.O’D
A rock.
East of Innisbarra, West of Big Island and 14 chains North of Illaunarue.

Townland Information

What is a townland?:
A townland is one of the smallest land divisions in Ireland. They range in size from a few acres to thousands of acres. Many are Gaelic in origin, but some came into existence after the Norman invasion of 1169
John's Rock is in Knockadav townland.