townland
An Bheithigh Bhán
genitive: na Beithí Báine
(Irish)
Behybaun
(English)

Glossary

English white; lea-ground, grassy

Centrepoint

54.0961, -9.16931 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1617
Beaghbegg otherwise Beaghmore
CPR Leathanach: 345
1617
Beaghbeg
Inq.(ME) Leathanach: I.139
1824
Behy & Clonturk
TAB Leathanach: 18
1830
Behybaan
Bald
1838
Beithidh bán
pl:AL Leathanach: ME029,17
1838
[Behybaun]
"One fort in this townland" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: ME029,17
1838
Beithidh bán, 'white birch'
OD:AL Leathanach: ME029,17
1838
Behybaun
BS:AL Leathanach: ME029,17
1838
Behybaan
Bald:AL Leathanach: ME029,17
1838
Behebawn
TAB Leathanach: ME029,17
1838
Behybaun
Cunnis, Rev. T.:AL Leathanach: ME029,17
1838
Behybawn
Gildea, Rev. P.:AL Leathanach: ME029,17
1838
Behybaun
OD:AL Leathanach: ME029,17

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