townland
Baile an Bhlácaigh
genitive: Bhaile an Bhlácaigh
(Irish)
Blakestown
(English)

Centrepoint

53.2259, -6.91314 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1837
Blakestown
Dunne, Rev. D.:AL Leathanach: 1,16
1837
Blakstown
Caffery, T.:AL Leathanach: 1,16
1837
Bleakstown
Map of Kildare 1752:AL Leathanach: 1,16
1837
Bl[.]kistowne; Blakeston
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: 1,16
1837
Baile an Blacaigh
"Mac Keogh of Wicklow." [Nóta OD]
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,16
1837
Blakestown
pl:AL Leathanach: 1,16
1837
Blakestown
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,16
2009-2010
ˈbleːkstoun
Áit.

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