townland
Baile Uisce
genitive: Bhaile Uisce
validated name
(Irish)
Ballisk
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead
English water

Centrepoint

53.4859, -6.14198 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1326
Balyuskey
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 177
1530
Balhuiske
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 179
1567
Balluske
F Leathanach: 1152
1655
Ballusk
CS VII Leathanach: 50
1655
Ballusk
CS VII Leathanach: 51
1655
Ballusk
CS VII Leathanach: 147
1655
Ballusk
CS VII Leathanach: 148
1655
Ballusk
CS VII Leathanach: 148
1655
Ballusk
CS VII Leathanach: 149
1655
Ballusk
CS VII Leathanach: 150
1655
Balluske
CS VII Leathanach: 150
1655
Ballusk
CS VII Leathanach: 151
1655-7
Ballisk
DS
1655
Ballielisk ??
DS (s) (BÁC)
1659
Balliske
Cen. Leathanach: 382
1664
Baliske
HMR (BÁC) Leathanach: 415
1670
Balliske
BSD (BÁC) Leathanach: 8
1670
Commons, common
BSD (BÁC) Leathanach: 8
1685
Ballisk, Balliesk ???
Hib. Del.
1760
Dunabate Common
Rocque
1836
Common of Ballisk
BS:AL
1836
Balliesk
Lease 1821:AL
1836
baile uisce 'town of the water'
OD:AL
1836
commons of Ballisk
Brady, Rev. P
P.P.:AL

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