townland
An Bhuaile Bhán
genitive: na Buaile Báine
(Irish)
Bolabaun
(English)

Glossary

English white; lea-ground, grassy
buaile, buailidh
English cattle-fold, summer-pasture

Centrepoint

52.3682, -6.57755 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1559
Ballybane
F Alt: 61
1578
Bowllybane
3258 (3057.) Pardon to John Furlonge alias Forte, of Carreckmenan. co. Wexford, gent., Philip Furlong, of same,Wm. Furlonge fitz Walter, Patr. Furlonge fitz Walter, John Furlonge fitz Tho., of the same, Tho vowe Furlonge, of Bowllybane, same co., Nich. Furlong fitz James, of Carrickmynane, Tho. owre Furlong fitz Edm., of Bowllybane., yeoman or horseboy, and Nich. fitz Rich. Fitz Henry, of Ballykyoghe, horseman. Provided that in future they bear themselves lawfully. Fine £10. " This pardon is for Furlonge and his son with others."
F Alt: 3258
1638
Bowlibane, Ballyboine
Inq. Lag. Alt: 130 C I
1654
Ballybane
CS (LG) Leathanach: 103
1654
Bollybane
CS (LG) Leathanach: 105
1655
Ballybane
DS
1659
Bollibane
Cen. Leathanach: 543
1816
Ballybown
Gill (Wexford)
1840
Ballybown
Co. Map 1808:AL
CM:AL
1840
Ballybawn
Devereux Leases:AL (LG)
1840
Bolebawn
GJReturn:AL (LG)
1840
Bolebawn
TAB:AL
1840
Boleybawn
Shaw, G.:AL (LG)
1840
Boolabawn
BS:AL
1840
Boolabawn
Hore, H.:AL (LG)
1840
Buaile Ban 'white Booley or dairy'
OD:AL

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