townland
Baile Mún
genitive: Bhaile Mún
validated name
(Irish)
Ballymoon
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead

Centrepoint

54.6551, -8.56688latitude, longitude
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Properties

GGaeltacht

Archival records

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Historical references

1641
Ballymoohane
Inq. Ult. Leathanach: 30 CI
1755
Ballimoon
2
Murray
1813
Ballymoon
3
Murray Leathanach: 27, 29, 30
1829
Ballymoon
BS:AL
1829
Bally moohane
Inq. C I:AL
1829
Bwellamoon
Montgomery, Mr:AL (DG)
1829
Baile Móna 'Bog town'
OD:AL
1829
Baile Mún (scriosta)
OD:AL
1906
Baile Ui Mún
Dial. Don. Leathanach: 196
1963
Baile Uí Mún
Béal. Leathanach: XXXI.78

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