civil parish townland
Baile Bhaltair
genitive: Bhaile Bhaltair
non-validated name
(Irish)
Walterstown
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead

Centrepoint

53.3873, -6.93768 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1302-6
Villâ Walteri, church de
Pap. Tax. Leathanach: 248
1518
Walteriston
Kildare Rent. Leathanach: 287
1540-1541
Walterteston
Crown Surv. Leathanach: 150
1565c
Baile Bhaltair
LBran. Leathanach: 65, Líne: 1697
1629-44
capella de Ballevalter
Cillsheanchas Chill Dara Leathanach: 2.31
1629-44
et aliud in Walterstowne siue bailli ualtair
Cillsheanchas Chill Dara Leathanach: 2.31
1660 c.
Walterstowne P.
BSD
1783
Walterstown P.
Taylor (Cill Dara)
1807
Walterstown
Stat. Surv. (CD) Leathanach: 218
1836
Walterstown
Inq. Eliz. I:AL Leathanach: 1,39
1836
Walterstown
GJWarrant: AL Leathanach: 1,39
1836
Walterstown
Cess Coll. (Dowling):AL Leathanach: 1,39
1836
Walterstown
Map of Kildare 1752:AL Leathanach: 1,39
1836
Walterstown
BS:AL Leathanach: 1,39
1836
Walterstown
Taylor Co. Map 1783:AL Leathanach: 1,39
1836
Walterstown
Stat. Survey (CD):AL Leathanach: 1,39
1836
Walterstown
harvey
Cassidy, H.:AL Leathanach: 1,39
1836
Walterstown
HCER 1826:AL Leathanach: 1,39
1836
Walterstown
Leinster, Duke of:AL Leathanach: 1,39
1837
Walterstown
Top. Dict. Imleabhar: II, Leathanach: 674
1837
Bail Baltair is now Walterstown, the name of a Parish and Townland
LSO (CD) Leathanach: II, 158
1837
Baile Baltair, now Walterstown, the name of a Parish and Townland in Ophaly Barony
LSO (CD) Leathanach: II, 32

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