population centretownland
Beagshliabh
genitive: Bheagshléibhe
validated name
(Irish)
Beglieve
(English)

Explanatory note

Centrepoint

53.9543, -7.02499latitude, longitude
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Properties

POThere is or was once a post office here

Archival records

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Historical references

1586
Beglewe
F
1586
Beglewe
F
1609
begly
MEC
1637
Beagly
Inq. Ult. Leathanach: 52 Car. I
1685
Begley, alias Beglue
JRSAI Imleabhar: 96, Leathanach: 159
1709
Begliave
4 Carvaghs
Carvaghs
1836
Beggliaw
Commonwealth Survey:AL Leathanach: Ca044,4
1836
Beglieff
BM:AL Leathanach: Ca044,4
1836
Beglieff
CM:AL Leathanach: Ca044,4
1836
Begliave
Old Doc. 1790:AL (Ca) Leathanach: Ca044,4
1836
Begliff
BS:AL Leathanach: Ca044,4
1836
Beg slia//bh, 'small mountain'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ca044,4
1836
[Beglieve]
"There are several lime kilns in it" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL
1836
Beglieve
"right" [pl]; "See Mourne Mountains, Finlieve, Moolieve, Corlieve &c &c" [OD Nóta];
OD:AL
1836
Beg sliabh
pl:AL Leathanach: Ca044,4
1836
Begliff
GJ Assess. 1824:AL (Ca) Leathanach: Ca044,4
1843
Begliff
CN Leathanach: ED/1/3/81
2011
ˈbeglɪv
Áit.

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