townland
Baile na Cloiche
genitive: Bhaile na Cloiche
(Irish)
Ballynaglea
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead
cloch, cloich
English stone, stone building

Centrepoint

53.718, -9.1744 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1223
(?)Dabaly Nyglayd, de
Pont. Hib. Leathanach: i 241 §154
1594
Leighballynecloy, two quarters called
F Leathanach: 5865
1594
Leighballinecloughe, two quarters called
F Leathanach: 5911
1595
Leigh Ballmecloughe
CPR Leathanach: ii 303
1606
Leighballinecloy
CPR Leathanach: 89
1610
Billinecloibegg
Inq.(ME) Leathanach: I.55
1614
Levallyclohytwodagh
Ballintober Lands Leathanach: 272
1635
Ballynecloghie, 2 qrs of
Straff. Inq. ME Leathanach: §310V
1661
Ballynacloghbeg 1 Qr., Ballynacloghmore 1 Qr.
BSD (ME) Leathanach: 120
1685
Ballinaleamore [sic]
Hib. Del.
1830
Ballinacloigha
Bald Leathanach: 19
1833
Ballanaclehey, Ballanacleghmore
TAB Leathanach: §33
1838
Ballinacloigha?
CM:AL Leathanach: ME140,4
1838
Baile na gcliath, 'town of the hurdles'
OD:AL Leathanach: ME140,4
1838
Ballynaglea
OD:AL Leathanach: ME140,4
1838
[Ballynaglea]
"…one fort at the southside of the townland…"
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: ME140,4
1838
Ballinagleeagh
BS:AL Leathanach: ME140,4

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