Moycullen Heritage Quiz 11

25 May 2020

Tim Griffin

Geography of Moycullen comes into play this week.  Enjoy the Quiz.
Answers will be posted here on Friday, 29 May 2020.

  1. Where is the highest point in the parish of Moycullen?
  1. What is Shanbaile Oghery known as today?
  1. Where is Castle Island in Moycullen and what family once resided in its castle, now in bare ruins?
  1. Near the summit of Newtown Hill there is a cairn of stones. What is the local name used for this site?
  1. Where is the Glaise?
  1. It has often been said there are 365 islands on Lough Corrib. How many islands are charted?
  1. Where is Tobar Lochlann (Danes Well)?
  1. Inis Camain or Inchacommaun on Lough Corrib is better known locally as _____ Island?
  1. Where is Poll an Fuisce (Whiskey Hole)?
  1. 3 carriages of an old Galway – Clifden train are said to remain in Moycullen to this day, where would you find them?

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