townland
Baile na Leacan
genitive: Bhaile na Leacan
validated name
(Irish)
Ballynalacken
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead
leaca, leacain, leacan
English hillside

Centrepoint

52.2431, -10.1858latitude, longitude
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Properties

GGaeltacht

Archival records

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Historical references

1841
Ballynalackeen
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci028,3
1841
Ballanlacken
Inhabs.:AL Leathanach: Ci028,3
1841
Ballanlacken
Healy, Rev. T.:AL Leathanach: Ci028,3
1841
Ballinalackon
Cess Coll.:AL Leathanach: Ci028,3
1841
Ballynalacken
Thompson, D. P.:AL Leathanach: Ci028,3
1841
Ballinalacken
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci028,3
1841
Ballinalacken
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci028,3
1841
Ballynelegan?
Acts of Settlement:AL (Ci) Leathanach: Ci028,3
1841
Baile na leacăn, 'town of the hillside'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci028,3
1841
Ballynalacken
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci028,3
1841
Baile na leacan
pl:AL Leathanach: Ci028,3
1967
bɑl̠nəˈl′akən
Áit.
1967
bɑl̠nəˈl′akən
Áit.

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