Bealach an Doirín
genitive: Bhealach an Doirín
validated name
(Irish)
Ballaghaderreen
(English)

Glossary

English way, pass
English little oak-wood

Centrepoint

53.9022, -8.58024latitude, longitude
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Properties

POThere is or was once a post office here

Archival records

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Historical references

1548
Aonghus mhac Toirrdhelbaigh mic Colla Mhég Dhomhhnaill do mharbhad le Moelruanaid mac Ruaidri Mic Diarmada, ar Bealach an dairín
ALC Leathanach: ii 352
1625
Trien adderryn
Inq.(ME) Leathanach: III.319
1629
Killcollman viz. Tryenderryne...
Inq.(ME) Leathanach: III.365
1635
Derryne, the tryne of
Straff. Inq. ME Leathanach: 7
1661
Killcolman 4 qrs. vizt..... 1⅓ qr. [of] Dirin als Ballaghdirrin... Mountain in Comon to Derrin
BSD (ME) Leathanach: 80
1685
Derenee
Hib. Del.
1710c
8 Fairs and [weekly] Market at Ballaghaderin
CRL Leathanach: 2A.3.16, 165b
1710c
Deroyne 1 trine
CRL Leathanach: 2A.3.16, 169b
1771
Derryne
CGn. Imleabhar: 284.449.185349
1777
Ballaghadireen
T&S Leathanach: 220
1787
Ballaghadorrin [sic], fairs of
QRL Leathanach: 2A.6.170, 627
1792
Ballaghadireen
Beaufort Map
1800
Derryne... Ballaghaderreen
CGn. Imleabhar: 528.493.347509
1800
Ballachadereen
Road Map
1805c
Ballaghaderreen
Dillon Leaseholders
1811
Ballaghadireen
Arrowsmith
1825
Ballaghaderrine
TAB Leathanach: 69
1830
Ballaghaderreen
Bald
1838
Ballaghaderreen
Seymour, Rev.:AL Leathanach: ME070,1,4
1838
Beallach a doirín
pl:AL Leathanach: ME070,1,4
1838
Bealach a doirín:, 'road of the little derry or oak-wood'
OD:AL Leathanach: ME070,1,4
1838
Ballaghaderreen
OC:AL Leathanach: ME070,1,4
1838
[Ballaghaderreen]
"This townland contains 349 acres, 250 of which are cultivated, 10 uncultivated, 91 bog, 8 wood" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: ME070,1,4
1838
Ballaghadirreen and direen
Post Chaise Companion:AL Leathanach: ME070,1,4
1838
Ballaghdareen
S&V:AL Leathanach: ME070,1,4
1838
Ballaghaderreen
Strickland, G.E.:AL Leathanach: ME070,1,4
1838
Ballaghaderreen
BS:AL Leathanach: ME070,1,4
1838
Ballaghaderreen
CM:AL Leathanach: ME070,1,4
1838
Ballaghadirreen
Leigh Rd Bk.:AL Leathanach: ME070,1,4
1838
Ballaghadireen
["Map in Leigh's Road Book 1827"];
Leigh Rd Bk.:AL Leathanach: ME070,1,4

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