townland
Baile an Gharráin
genitive: Bhaile an Gharráin
(Irish)
Ballygarran
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead
English grove

Centrepoint

52.5119, -6.2938 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1604
Ballingarrane (Effe Duffe McTeige)
CPR Leathanach: 50
1613
Ballingarran (Geo. Trevillian)
CPR Leathanach: 260
1618
Ballingarran (Geo. Trevillian)
CPR Leathanach: 359
1618
Ballingarrin (Conway Brady)
CPR Leathanach: 358
1654
Ballingarran (Mount Norris)
CS (LG) Leathanach: 43
1660
Ballingarran (Mount Norris)
BSD (LG)
1836
Ballangarran
(Map)
Rental Book:WCA Imleabhar: WCA/P47
1840
Baile an gharráin ‘town of the copse or underwood’
OD:AL
1840
Ballygarrin
Roche, R.:AL (LG)
1840
Ballygarron
Murphy, H.:AL (LG)
1840
Ballygarrow
Co. Cess Ret. 1835:AL (LG)

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