Béal an Phoill
genitive: Bhéal an Phoill
validated name
(Irish)
Ballyfoyle
(English)

Glossary

English opening, approach, mouth
English hole, pool, (tidal-)stream?

Centrepoint

51.739, -8.33743 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1601
Biallesfeild
F Leathanach: 6516
1601
Bialefeild
F Leathanach: 6516
1601
Bealefeild
F Leathanach: 6516
1634
Beaffoile
Cl. Par. Rec. CCR Leathanach: 1.355
1641
Ballefoyle
Dep. 1641 Leathanach: 825.11
1655
Bealefoile
DS
1659
Bealefoile
1660c
Bealefoile
1666
Bealefoyle
ASE Leathanach: 86
1704
Bealfoyle
Cl. Par. Rec. CCR Leathanach: 1.28
1711
Byalafoile
(s.n. Robert Bourton)
Adm. Bonds Cork
1743
Bialofile
Cl. Par. Rec. CCR Leathanach: 1.356
1776
Ballafoyl
Mackenzie
1841
Ballyfoyle
BS:AL Leathanach: Co033,8
1841
Ballyfoyle
Connolly, J.:AL Leathanach: Co033,8
1841
Ballyfoil
Kenefick, E.:AL Leathanach: Co033,8
1841
Ballyfoyle
Bar. Cons.:AL Leathanach: Co033,8
1841
[Ballyfoyle]
"See parish." [Nóta OD]
OD:AL Leathanach: Co033,8
1841
[Ballyfoyle]
"…two Danish forts in the N. E. corner…"
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Co033,8
2001
Béal an Phoill
Moladh

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