townland
Baile Briotáis
genitive: Bhaile Briotáis
(Irish)
Ballybrittas
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead

Centrepoint

52.4331, -6.63321 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1626
Ballybrittas
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 12 CI
1629
Ballybrittas
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 38 CI
1638
Ballybrittas
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 127 CI
1654
Ballibrittas
CS (LG) Imleabhar: IX, Leathanach: 219
1654
Ballybrittas
CS (LG) Imleabhar: IX, Leathanach: 218
1659c
Ballybritas
(Luke Keating)
BSD (LG) Leathanach: 24
1667
Ballibrittas
ASE Leathanach: 99
1667
Ballybrittas
ASE Leathanach: 132
1734
Ballybrittas
Loftus Papers Leathanach: 42
1840
Ballybrittas
BS:AL
1840
Briotas 'speckled land'
OD:AL

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