townland
Baile an Leasa
genitive: Bhaile an Leasa
(Irish)
Ballinlassy
(English)

Centrepoint

53.3686, -7.83445latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1824
Ballinlassy
HCSV:AL
1837
Ballinlassy
Rec. Name:AL Imleabhar: IM026, Leathanach: 11
1837
baile an leasa
pl OD:AL Imleabhar: IM026, Leathanach: 11
1837
Ballinlassy
BS Sketch Map:AL
1837
Ballinlassy
DS:AL
1837
Ballinlassy
H. Mathews, Esqr.
Finnéithe:AL
1837
[Ballinlassy]
"...chiefly fine tillage with pasture and meadow; the inhabitants are in good circumstances. There is 1 Danish fort. It has a river running through it" [Desc. Rem.]
Desc. Rem.:AL
1937
Baile an leasa, ‘Forttown, town of the fort’
OD:AL Imleabhar: IM026, Leathanach: 11

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