BROWSE
townland
Baile Amhlaoibh Theas
genitive: Bhaile Amhlaoibh Theas
(Irish)
Beckfield South
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the town of Amhlaoibh
    Amhlaoibh — ainm pearsanta

    Féach bf Baile Amhlaoibh, par. Ráth Domhnaigh (#28019).

Centrepoint

52.8863, -7.55027latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1805
Beckfield
Cahill (La)
1812
Beckfield
Leet Imleabhar: II, Leathanach: 92
1838
Beckfield
BS:AL Leathanach: LA011,3
1838
Beckfield
Heaney, Rev.:AL Leathanach: LA011,3
1838
Beckfield
Stubber, R. H.:AL Leathanach: LA011,3
1838
Beckfield
"Called 'Beckfield' after Mr Flood's wife who was Beck or Rabecca!! Such names!" [Nóta OD]
OD:AL Leathanach: LA011,3

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