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Killeigh Village
Location in Ireland

Coordinates: 53°12′50″N 7°27′00″W / 53.214°N 7.450°W / 53.214; -7.450Coordinates: 53°12′50″N 7°27′00″W / 53.214°N 7.450°W / 53.214; -7.450

Country Ireland
Province Leinster
County County Offaly
Elevation 99 m (325 ft)
Population (2006)[1]
 • Urban 159
Irish Grid Reference N368181

Killeigh (Irish: Cill Aichidh; (meaning 'Church of the field')) is a village in County Offaly, Ireland, located 8 km (5.0 mi) south of Tullamore on the N80 national secondary road. The Slieve Bloom Mountains lie a similar distance further south. It is the birthplace of famous racing greyhound Mick the Miller, a statue has been placed on the village green to commemorate him.[2]

See also

  • List of towns and villages in Ireland


External links

  • History of Killeigh

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