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Killowen Parish Cill Eoin  Church of St John                         killowen google map


 Mawbeg East (221 acres)  Magh beag little plain

 Mawbeg West (110 acres)  At the south side is camp cliff called such because 8000 troops encamped there on march from Cork in 1796 on receiving news of French landing in Bantry Bay.

 Mawmore East (166 acres)  Magh mor great plain

 Mawmore West (258 acres)

 Killowen (507 acres)  Cill Eoin St Johns church.  Traces of the old parish church and disused burial ground are at the west side.  Adjacent is a holy sto