Delvin (Irish: Dealbhna) is a barony in north-east County Westmeath, in the Republic of Ireland. It was formed by 1672. It is bordered by County Meath to the east and three other baronies: Fore (to the north–west), Moyashel and Magheradernon (to the south–west) and Farbill (to the south). The largest centre of population is Delvin.
Location of Delvin on a map of Westmeath
Location in Ireland
|Coordinates: 53°36′56″N 7°05′04″W|
|• Total||155.8 km2 (60.2 sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+0 (WET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+1 (IST (WEST))|
|Irish Grid Reference||N606632|
Delvin barony has an area of 38,507.5 acres (155.834 km2). The N51, a national secondary road, starts in Delvin at a junction with the N52 and leaves the barony eventually terminating near Drogheda in County Louth. The N52 passes through Delvin, connecting the M1 motorway north of Dundalk in County Louth with the M7 motorway just south of Nenagh, County Tipperary. The R395 regional road links Delvin to Edgeworthstown in County Longford.
Civil parishes of the barony
|Name in English||Name in Irish|
|Killucan (part of)||Cill Liúcainne|
The civil parish of Killucan is split between two baronies, however the majority is within the barony of Farbill.