BROWSE
townland
Baile Mhistéala
genitive: Bhaile Mhistéala
validated name
(Irish)
Mitchelstown
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead

Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

Centrepoint

53.8471, -6.25925latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1301
Mycheleston
Plea Roll 1301 (Lú) Leathanach: 54:153
1468
Michelestoun
Dowd. D Leathanach: 472
1655
Michellstowne
DS
1656c
Mitchellstowne
Dowd. D Leathanach: 693
1658
Mitchelstowne
Inq. LP Leathanach: 21
1658
Michellston
Hib. Del.
1660c
Michaellstowne
BSD Leathanach: 219
1667
Michalstoune
Dowd. D Leathanach: 707
1777
Mitchelstown
TS
1836
Mitchelstown
AL
1836
baile Mhitchealy (a man's name)
OK & OC:AL

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