townland
An Baile Glas
genitive: an Bhaile Ghlais
(Irish)
Ballyglass
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead
English green, grey

Centrepoint

53.9152, -8.98879 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1838
Ballyglass
BS:AL Leathanach: ME082,9
1838
Balyglass
Gawley, Dr.:AL Leathanach: ME082,9
1838
Ballaglass
Coleman, Rev. J. :AL Leathanach: ME082,9
1838
Baile glas, 'green town'
OD:AL Leathanach: ME082,9
1838
Ballyglass
OC:AL Leathanach: ME082,9
1838
[Ballyglass]
"…5 forts in this town land…"
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: ME082,9

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