townland
Baile an Bharúnaigh (Laffan)
genitive: Bhaile an Bharúnaigh
validated name
(Irish)
Barronstown (Laffan)
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead

Centrepoint

52.4927, -8.2016 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

c.1550
baile in barúnaig
Sen. Búrc. Leathanach: 160
1588
Baronston
F Leathanach: 5211
1590
Barronston ats Ballenvarrowny
Inq.(TÁ) Leathanach: I.213
1591
Barronstowne alias Ballenvarrowyne
COD Leathanach: VI.46
1591
Barroston alias Ballenvarrowne
F Leathanach: 5548
1593
Barronston
COD Leathanach: VI.61
1593
Barronstown alias Ballinvarrowne
COD Leathanach: VI.57
1595-6
Barroneston
COD Leathanach: VI.86
1601
Barronston
COD Leathanach: VI.191
1602
Barronston
COD Leathanach: VI.187
1602
Barronstowne
COD Leathanach: VI.166
1602
Barronstown
CPR Leathanach: 254b
1610
Baronstown
CPR Leathanach: 160a
1618
Ballinvarowney otherwise Barronstown
CPR Leathanach: 426a
1618
Barrenstown
CPR Leathanach: 456a
1654
Barronstowne
CS II Leathanach: 37,39,52
1654
Barronstowne-Laffan
CS II Leathanach: 37, 39
c.1660
Barronstowne
BSD (TÁ) Leathanach: 102
1666
Barronstowne Laffan
ASE Leathanach: 55:18
1667
Barronstowne
DS (s) (TÁ)
1840
Barronstown
BS:AL
1840
Baile an bharúna 'Barron's town'
OD:AL
1840
Baile an bharúnaigh
OD:AL
1840
Baile an bharúna
pl:AL
1973
ˈbarənzˌtəun
C388B
Áit.
1989
ˈbarənzˌtəun
Áit.

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