There are five townlands called Corporation, all of which are connected to places settled in the 17th century Plantation of Ulster. Today I’m writing about the one which contains the village of Killyleagh in County Down.
According to the PLACENAMESNI website, King James 1 granted the charter of the borough of Killyleagh in 1612.
Which county is Corporation in? County Down
Which civil parish is Corporation in? Killyleagh
Which townlands border Corporation? To the north, on the edge of Strangford Lough, Moymore.
To the north, inland, Tullyveery, Tullymacnous and Ardigon.
To the west, Ballytrim, Commons and Corbally.
To the south, Mullagh.