townland
An Baile Dubh Íochtarach
genitive: an Bhaile Dhuibh Íochtaraigh
(Irish)
Ballyduff Lower
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead
dubh, dú-, duí-
English black

Centrepoint

52.6045, -6.25913 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1570
Ballyduffe (Rich. fitz. Symons)
F Alt: 6789
1602
Balliduff (Hugh M’Owen)
F Alt: 6649
1612
Ballyduff (Will. Parsons)
CPR Leathanach: 218
1612
Ballyduffe
CPR Leathanach: 221
1618
Balliduffe(Will. Parsons)
CPR Leathanach: 357
1618
Ballyduff (Will. Parsons)
CPR Leathanach: 357
1619
Ballyduff (will. Parsons)
CPR Leathanach: 446
1654
Balliduffe (Walshingham Cooke) luaite mar cuid de Killenagh anseo .
CS (LG) Imleabhar: IX, Leathanach: 39
1659 c
Balliduffe
Cen. Leathanach: 550
1660
Balliduffe (par. Killenagh)
BSD (LG)
1840
An Baile dubh ‘Black town’
OD:AL
1840
Upper / Lower Ballyduff
BS:AL

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