townland
An Baile Bán
genitive: an Bhaile Bháin
validated name
(Irish)
Ballybane
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead
English white; lea-ground, grassy

Centrepoint

52.2319, -8.83182 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1608
Ballybane
CPR Leathanach: 130-b
1618
Ballibane
CPR Leathanach: 365-a
1621
Ballybane
Inq.(Co) Leathanach: II, 108
1625
Ballibane
Inq.(Co) Leathanach: II, 263
1635-6
Ballibane
Egm. Mss. Leathanach: 1.1.83
1643-4
Ballybane
Egm. Mss. Leathanach: 1.1.206
1655
Ballebane
DS
1660c.
Ballebane
BSD (Co) Leathanach: 174
1663
Ballybane
Sub. Roll Leathanach: 23
1702
Ballybane
Percival Map
1750
Ballybana
Smith Map Co
1811
Ballybawn
Bath
1832
Ballybane
TAB Leathanach: 11
1840
Ballybaun
BS:AL
1840
Ballybawn
HCR:AL
1840
baile bán, white town
OD:AL

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