townland
Baile Ló
genitive: Bhaile Ló
non-validated name
(Irish)
Lowtown
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead

Centrepoint

53.2686, -6.83619 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

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1297 John le Lou, comhthéacs Chill Dara; 1297 John le Lowe, Cill Dara Calendar of Justiciary Rolls I 192, 178; 1297 Mereduc le Lowe, Cill Dara CJR I 180
Nóta
1575
Lowton
F Leathanach: 2674
1582
Lowetoune
F Leathanach: 3845
1630c.
Lowtons, (both the L.)
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 90 C I
1642/2/26
Lousetowne
Dep. 1641 Leathanach: 813 261v
1642
Lovetowne
Dep. 1641 Leathanach: 813 2r
1642/8/10
Loweston
Dep. 1641 Leathanach: 813 40v
1642/5/27
Lowestowne
Dep. 1641 Leathanach: 813 49v
1654
Lowtowne
CS VIII Leathanach: 134, 135
1655
Lowetstowne
DS
1659
Loetowne
Cen. Leathanach: 399
1660c
Longtowne
BSD (CD) Leathanach: 48
1660c
Lowettstowne
BSD (CD) Leathanach: 48
1670
Lowtowne
ASE Leathanach: 221
1685
Lawetstowne
Hib. Del.
1728
Lowtown
CGn. Leathanach: 58.84.38671
1829
Lowstown
TAB
1837
Lowettstowne
BSD:AL Leathanach: 1,31
1837
Lowtown
Map of Kildare 1752:AL Leathanach: 1,31
1837
Lowtown
Bog Rpt:AL Leathanach: 1,31
1837
Lowtown
Preston, Rev.:AL Leathanach: 1,31
1837
Lowtown
Dunne, Rev.:AL Leathanach: 1,31
1837
Lowtown
Cess Bk:AL Leathanach: 1,31
1837
Lowtown
Lease (Cross):AL Leathanach: 1,31
1837
Lowettstowne
DS:AL Leathanach: 1,31
1837
Lowtons
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: 1,31
1837
Lowtown
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,31
1837
[Lowtown]
"…Fenton Bridge and Lowtown Lock are in the North."
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: 1,31
2009-2010
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