townland
Baile Bhluindéil
genitive: Bhaile Bhluindéil
validated name
(Irish)
Blundelstown
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead

Centrepoint

53.3062, -6.47307 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1287
villa Blundel
CDI Leathanach: IV 142
1306
Bloundelston
CJR Leathanach: 309
1307
Bloundeleston
CJR Leathanach: 446
1308
Bloundelston
'... if the King grant to Nicholas and Helwyswe [de Eggefeld] that they may acquire from William Bloundel two messuages, forty acres and a half in Bloundeleston...'
CJR Leathanach: 30
1311
Blundelston
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 163
1393c
Blundeleston
RPat. Cl. Leathanach: 151 26
1403c
Blundelestoun
RPat. Cl. Leathanach: 168 15
1403c
Blundelestoun in co' Dub
RPat. Cl. Leathanach: 167 23
1540
Blondelston
Ir. Mon. Poss. Leathanach: 81
1547
Blundelston
HSP Leathanach: 29
1619
Blundelston
Inq. Lag. Uimhir: 38 Jac. 1
1637
Blundelstown
HSP Leathanach: 32
1655c
Blundellstowne
DS (s) (BÁC)
1659
Blundelstowne
Cen. Leathanach: 377
1659
Blundelstowne
Cen. Leathanach: 377
1664
Blunderstown
HMR (Lú) Leathanach: 247
1670c.
Blundellstowne Pt. Land
BSD (BÁC) Leathanach: 43
1685
Blundell
Hib. Del.
1760
Blundels T.
Rocque
1821
Blundelstown
Duncan:AL
1837
Blundel is a family name
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