townland
Baile an Bhóthair
genitive: Bhaile an Bhóthair
(Irish)
Ballinvoher
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead
English road

Centrepoint

54.0833, -8.45562 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

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Nóta
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Nóta
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Nóta
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Nóta
1655–7
Ballyvoher
DS
1655–7
Ballinvohir
DS (P, TCD)
1660c
Ballincoohir [leg. Ballinvoohir]
BSD Leathanach: 120
1685c
B:inwhor
Hib. Del.
1830
Mount Dodwell
TAB
1836
Bail' an Bhóthair, 'town of the road'
"sometimes called Mount-Dodwell (D. was a proprietor)" [dúch];
OD:AL Leathanach: Sl050,5
1836
Bail' an Bhóthair
"...proprietor & called it Mount Dodwell both names" [pl];
pl:AL Leathanach: Sl050,5
1836
[Ballinvoher]
"There are three old forts near the E. boundary of the townland, quite close to one another" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Sl050,5
1836
Ballinvoher
OD:AL Leathanach: Sl050,5
1836
Ballinvoher
BS:AL Leathanach: Sl050,5
1836
Ballinvoher
"now called 'Mount Dodwell'" [dúch];
Old Tithe Bk:AL (Sl) Leathanach: Sl050,5
1836
Ballenvohir
DS Ref.:AL Leathanach: Sl050,5
1836
Ballinvohir
DS Map:AL Leathanach: Sl050,5
2008
Baile an Bhóthair
Ó Muraíle

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