townland
Baile an Ghaill
genitive: Bhaile an Ghaill
(Irish)
Gilltown
(English)

Centrepoint

53.3315, -6.78517 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1298
Balygyl?
CJR
1298
Balygyl
CJR Leathanach: I, 198
1518
Ballygyll
Kildare Rent. Leathanach: 233,234,241
1518
Ballygyle
Kildare Rent. Leathanach: 253
1518
Balleghyl
Kildare Rent. Leathanach: 289
1540-1541
Ballyngyll
Crown Surv. Leathanach: 99
1540-1541
Ballenegyll
Crown Surv. Leathanach: 147
1540-1541
Balmygyll
Crown Surv. Leathanach: 219
1540
Balynggyll & Garvok
Ir. Mon. Poss. Leathanach: 93
1540
Ballenegyll
Forf. (N. L.)
1551
Ballenegille
F Leathanach: 885 Ed
1562
Ballengeyle
F Leathanach: 404
1578
Ballegille
F Leathanach: 3445
1588
Ballingill [rectory}
F Leathanach: 5160
1604
Ballingill
CPR Leathanach: 41
1611
Ballingill
CPR Leathanach: 208
1611
Ballingill
CPR Leathanach: 208
1618
Gillenston al' Gillton
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 25 J I
1622
Ballegille and Clonekevan
CPR Leathanach: 532
1622
Ballenegale, Garvock and
CPR Leathanach: 532
1624
Ballegeile & Clonkevan
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 47 J I
1654
Guiltowne
CS VIII Leathanach: 160
1654
a Streame called Aghcollongemcham
CS VIII Leathanach: 160
1654
Giltowne
CS VIII Leathanach: 161164
1655
Giltowne
DS
1659
Giltowne
Cen. Leathanach: 398
1660c
Sprottstowne, Moyle Abbey
BSD (CD) Leathanach: 33
1660c
Gilltowne
BSD (CD) Leathanach: 34
1660c
Gilstowne
BSD (CD)
1663
Giltowne
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 5 C II
1668
Gilltowne
ASE Leathanach: 187
1685
Giltowne
Hib. Del.
1692
Hubberstowne
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 1 G&M
1752
Gilltown
Noble & Keenan Co. Map
1783
Lower Giltown
Taylor (Cill Dara)
1783
Staplestown
Taylor (Cill Dara)
1783
Upper Giltown
Taylor (Cill Dara)
1807
Giltown
Stat. Surv. (CD) Leathanach: 205
1837
Gilltown
BS:AL Leathanach: 1,9
1837
Gilltown
Map of Kildare 1752:AL Leathanach: 1,9
1837
Gilltowne
BSD:AL Leathanach: 1,9
1837
Gilltowne
Petty Eng. Map 1682:AL Leathanach: 1,9
1837
Gilltown
Bar. Cons.:AL Leathanach: 1,9
1837
Gilltown alias Gilltown and Clonkeevan
TAB Leathanach: 1,9
1837
Lower Gilt[ow]n
[Map]
Stat. Survey (CD):AL Leathanach: 1,9
1837
Gilstowne
DS:AL Leathanach: 1,9
1837
Giltowne
DS:AL Leathanach: 1,9
1837
Gilltown
Local (JOC):AL Leathanach: 1,9
1837
Gilltowne; Gilton
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: 1,9
1837
Giltowne
Inq. C II:AL Leathanach: 1,9
1837
Gilltown
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,9
2009-2010
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