townland
Gleann na mBuachaill
genitive: Ghleann na mBuachaill
validated name
(Irish)
Glenaboghil
(English)

Glossary

English glen

Centrepoint

54.8863, -8.11702 latitude, longitude
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Properties

G Gaeltacht

Archival records

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Historical references

1613
Glanvohill
CPR Leathanach: 388
1623
Glanbohill
Inq. Ult. Leathanach: 14 JI
1641
Glanbosill
Inq. Ult. Leathanach: 30 CI
1835
Glenaboghul
BS:AL
1835
Glenaboghal or Glen-a-buachal 'the boys Glen'
O Donnell,D. Iniskeel:AL
1835
Gleann a bhuachala 'The boy's Glen or Valley'
OD:AL

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