townland
Crois Bhéal Gró
genitive: Chrois Bhéal Gró
(Irish)
Bellgrovecross
(English)

Glossary

English opening, approach, mouth
crois, cros
English cross; crossroads

Centrepoint

52.2377, -6.65303 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1659
Cross of Belgrow
Cen. Leathanach: 540
1739
Quitchery & Cross of Belgroe
CGn. Imleabhar: 99, Leathanach: 233, Uimhir: 68847
1801
Cross of Bellgrove (Richards-Chamberlain)
CGn. Imleabhar: 545, Leathanach: 245, Uimhir: 359179
1830c
Cross of Belgrove
TAB Leathanach: 9
1840
Belgrove
Freeholders:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach: 14
1840
Cross of Belgrove
Bar. Cons.:AL Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach: 14
1840
Cross of Bellgrove
BS:AL Imleabhar: I, Leathanach: 14
1840
Cross of Bellgrove
Cullen, P., Rev.:AL (LG) Dún Chormaic
1840
Cross of Bellgrove
GJReturn:AL (LG) Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach: 14
1840
Cross of Bellgrove
Stokes, Rev.:AL (LG) (Dún Chormaic)

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