townland
An Gleann Beag
genitive: an Ghleanna Bhig
validated name
(Irish)
Glanbeg
(English)

Glossary

beag, big
English small
English glen

Centrepoint

51.846, -10.0666 latitude, longitude
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Properties

G Gaeltacht

Historical references

1654-6
Glanbegg wood
CS X Leathanach: 84
1756
Glanbeg
CGn. Imleabhar: 178, Leathanach: 441, Uimhir: 119533
1826
Glanbuegg
TAB Leathanach: 4
1841
Glenbeg
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci037,22
1841
Glanbeg
TAB:AL Leathanach: Ci037,22
1841
Glounbeg
Petty Sessions Reg.:AL Leathanach: Ci037,22
1841
Glenbeg
Par. Reg.:AL Leathanach: Ci037,22
1841
Glenbeg
Bar. Cons.:AL Leathanach: Ci037,22
1841
Gleann beag, 'little glen or valley'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci037,22
1841
Glanbeg
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci037,22
1954
An Gleann Beag
Uí Ráthach Leathanach: 42

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