Shankill, Dublin

Shankill (Irish: Seanchill, meaning 'Old Church') is an outlying suburb of Dublin, Ireland, situated in the administrative area of Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown. Located in the south-east of the historic County Dublin, close to the border with County Wicklow, it has a population of 14,257 (2016 census). It runs from the coast, between Loughlinstown and Bray, inland towards the foothills of the Dublin Mountains. Shankill borders Rathmichael, as well as Loughlinstown, Killiney, and Bray in County Wicklow. It is part of the Civil Parish of Rathmichael, and contains the formerly separate district of Shanganagh, and in its southern parts, the locality of Crinken.

Shankill
Seanchill
Suburban
Shankill
Shankill
Location in Ireland
Coordinates: 53.226°N 6.124°W / 53.226; -6.124
CountryIreland
ProvinceLeinster
CountyDún Laoghaire–Rathdown
Dáil ÉireannDún Laoghaire
Area
  Suburban6.4 km2 (2.5 sq mi)
Elevation
29 m (95 ft)
Population
 (2016)[1]
  Urban
14,257
Time zoneUTC+0 (WET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+1 (IST (WEST))
Eircode routing key
D18
Telephone area code+353(0)1
Irish Grid ReferenceO249220