townland
Béal Átha Bórú
genitive: Bhéal Átha Bórú
(Irish)
Ballyboro
(English)

Glossary

English ford
English opening, approach, mouth

Centrepoint

52.4679, -6.73533 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1603
Ballaborowe
CPR Leathanach: 34
1603
Bellaborowe
Redmond Forstall
CPR Leathanach: 33
1603
Boalaborowe
CPR Leathanach: 34
1605
Balleborowe
CPR Leathanach: 88
1617
Bealaborowe
CPR Leathanach: 320
1618
Bellaberom
CPR Leathanach: 341
1619
Bellaborro
CPR Leathanach: 428
1638
Bealaborowe
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 118 C.I.
1654
Ballaborrow
CS (LG) Imleabhar: IX, Leathanach: 211
1654
Balleborrow (Castle of)
CS (LG) Imleabhar: IX, Leathanach: 208
1654
Balleborrow (Castle of)
CS (LG) Imleabhar: IX, Leathanach: 212
1654
Balleborrow (Castle of)
CS (LG) Imleabhar: IX, Leathanach: 215
1654
Bellabarrow + Seancoligh
CS (LG) Imleabhar: IX, Leathanach: 216
1654
Bellaborrough
CS (LG) Imleabhar: IX, Leathanach: 216
1654
Bellaborrow
CS (LG) Imleabhar: IX, Leathanach: 223, 209
1655
Belaghborrow and Shancolligh
DS
1659
Bellaborrow
Cen. Leathanach: 548
1660c
Ballaghborrow
BSD (LG) Leathanach: 31
1668
Ballaghborrow
ASE Leathanach: 154
1685
Belaghbrow
Hib. Del.
1699c
Ballybore (James Butler)
Ir. Jacob. Leathanach: 53
1762
Ballyborow
Loftus Papers Leathanach: 48
1840
Béal Aith Borúmha 'mouth of the ford of the Borw'
OD:AL
1840
Ballyboro
TAB:AL

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