townland
Baile Hac Beag
genitive: Bhaile Hac Beag
(Irish)
Ballyhackbeg
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead
beag, big
English small

Centrepoint

52.2542, -6.80621 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1582
Ballyhackbeg
F Alt: 4036
1626
Ballyhocbeg
Inq. Lag.
1633
Ballyhacbege
Inq. Lag.
1637
Ballyhacbegg
Inq. Lag.
1654
Ballyhackbegg
CS (LG) Leathanach: 175, 176
1659
Ballihaibeg
Cen. Leathanach: 546
1660
Ballyhackbeg
BSD (LG) Leathanach: 23
1816
Ballyhackbeg
Gill (Wexford) Leathanach: 141
1840
Ballyhackbeg
PP:AL (LG) Tinteirn
1840
Ballyhackbeg
Rent Roll:AL (LG)
1840
'Hack's town (little)'
OD:AL

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