The Parish is situated on the main Cork to Killarney Road - N22 just beyond Ballincollig. It is a rural Parish without a town centre. Ovens church is on the left hand side of the N22, 3 miles from Ballincollig. Farran Church is 4 miles further out on the right hand side.

The Parish area consists of a collection of townlands. They are grouped together in Station Areas, depending on size and population.

View of Side Altar,
Farran Church

Close up of John the Baptist Window, Ovens Church


(1)   Knockanemore and Carrigane

(2)   Killumney and Grange

(3)   Classis, Barnagore & Lisheens

(4)   Ballygroman

(5)   Mylane

(6)   Knockatrinane & Kilbawn

(7)   Knockane, Clashinafrin &

(8)   Kilcrea

(9)   Garryhesta

(10)  Currabeg

(11)  Castleinch & Walshestown

(12)  Clashanure, Lackenareague & 

(13)  Ballineadig

(14)  Farran - Upper and Lower

(15)  Aglish

(16)  Rooves

(17)  Currahaly & Knocknagoul

(18)  Knockshanawee (Farnanes)

(19)  Fergus & Cronody