19 Rudest place names in Ireland!

Ireland is full of magical places but it is also home to some questionable place names. Some of these must have been a joke to begin with but have stood the test of time!

19. Nobber, Co. Meath

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18. Effin, Co. Limerick

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17. Ballsbridge, Co. Dublin

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16. Doodys Bottoms, Co. Wicklow

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15. Dicksboro, Co. Kilkenny.

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14. Nicker, Co. Limerick

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13. Hackballs Cross, Co. Louth.

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12. Cock Hill, Co. Cavan

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11. Spunkane, Co. Kerry.

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10. Dyke Parade, Co. Cork.

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9. Cum, Co. Mayo.

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8. Slutsend, Co. Dublin.

7. Bastardstown, Co. Wexford.

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6. Lower Balix, Co. Tyrone.

5. Fannystown, Co. Wexford.

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4. Lousybush, Co. Kilkenny.

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3. Willyrogue Island,  Co. Galway.

 

 

2. Ringrash Road, Co. Derry.

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1. Muff, Co. Donegal.

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This place is in Co Donegal. Here there actually is a diving club named Muff Diving Club. You Don’t believe me? Here is their website: www.muffdivingclub.ie/. Even better, they have a festival called Muff Festival on over August bank holiday weekend. Great craic and worth a visit: Muff Festival on over August bank holiday weekend. Great craic and worth a visit: http://www.mufffestival.com

 

This article was inspired by the www.dailyedge.ie.