BROWSE
townland
Barr na Sileán
genitive: Bharr na Sileán
validated name
(Irish)
Barnashillane
(English)

Glossary

English top

Centrepoint

51.9605, -8.16397latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1638
Barnagillane (?-sillane)
Inq.(Co) Leathanach: vi, 58
1655
Barnacallare
DS (Terr.)
1655
Barrnasallare
DS (P)
1660c
Barnesillane
BSD (Co) Leathanach: 34
1668
Barnesillane
ASE Leathanach: 184
1787
Barneshillane
CGn. Leathanach: 386.214.257441
1840
Barnashillane
TAB
1840
barr na sileán, 'hilltop of the tricklings of water'
OC:AL
1840
Barneshillane
BS:AL
1840
Barneshillane
Walsh, Rev. M.:AL
1917
Barr na Sileán -"Hill of the Water Drippings"
PRIA 34 C 1 Leathanach: 26

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