townland
Baile an Loig Thiar
genitive: Bhaile an Loig Thiar
(Irish)
Ballinlug West
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead
log, lag
English hollow

Centrepoint

52.5403, -6.74553 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1555
, in the parish of Killanee, Ballynlaghe, Rathesonchyn, and Powersmill
(Claim be Earle of Kildare)
Hore Imleabhar: VI, Leathanach: 367
1625
Ballyilwigge
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 1
1654
Ballinliug
CS (LG) Imleabhar: IX, Leathanach: 211
1660c
Ballinling
BSD (LG) Leathanach: 31
1816
Ballinlug
Gill (Wexford)
1840
Baile an Luig 'town of the hollow'
OD:AL
1840
Ballinlug
TAB:AL
1840
Ballinlug East, West
Rec. Name:AL

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