townland
An Bealach Buí
genitive: an Bhealaigh Bhuí
(Irish)
Ballaghboy
(English)

Glossary

English way, pass
English yellow

Centrepoint

52.9288, -9.01331 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1600
Ballaghboye
Inchiquin Leathanach: 298, 947
1612
Beallaghbwoy
Inq.(Cl) Leathanach: 2, 67
1618
Ballaghbuy
nó Ballaghboy Bunratty Upper
Inq.(Cl) Leathanach: 2, 77
1660c
Beallaghboy
BSD (Cl) Leathanach: 560
1666
Ballaghboy
ASE Leathanach: 88, 18
1696
Beallaghboy
Inq.(Cl) Leathanach: 1, 233
1699
Bealaboy
Inchiquin Leathanach: 547, 1541
1703
Balloghboy
ASE Leathanach: 354, 1
1717
Ballyboy
Inchiquin Leathanach: 520, 1504
1775
Ballaghboy
Inchiquin Leathanach: 423, 1303
1839
Ballaghbwee
BS:AL Leathanach: Cl026,39
1839
Beallagboy
Inq. G. & M.:AL Leathanach: Cl026,39
1839
Bealach buídhe, 'yellow road, or pass'
OD:AL Leathanach: Cl026,39
1839
Bealach buidhe
pl:AL Leathanach: Cl026,39
1839
Ballaghboy
OD:AL Leathanach: Cl026,39
1992
ˌbaləkˈbəi (x3) ˌbaləxˈbəi (x2)
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