townland
Baile an Tóchair
genitive: Bhaile an Tóchair
(Irish)
Ballintogher
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead
English causeway

Centrepoint

52.4113, -9.59723latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

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An Seabhac: Baile an Tóchair, tóchar – 'causeway, stepping stones'.
Nóta
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Nóta
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Nóta
1612
Ballentogher
CPR Leathanach: 225a
1612-13
Ballentogh (sic)
Inq.(Ci) Imleabhar: I, Leathanach: 78
1631
Ballintogher
Inq.(Ci) Leathanach: 238, Imleabhar: I
1732
Ballyntoghir
CGn. Leathanach: 217.47992, Imleabhar: 69
1747
Ballintogher
CGn. Leathanach: 333.87075, Imleabhar: 128
1769
Ballintogher
CGn. Leathanach: 258.177236, Imleabhar: 276
1770
Ballintogher
CGn. Leathanach: 11.184507, Imleabhar: 287
1817
Ballintoher
CGn. Leathanach: 169.489106, Imleabhar: 715
1824
Ballintoher
TAB Leathanach: 2
1841
Ballantoher
Hilliard, W. R.:AL Leathanach: Ci044,14
1841
Ballintogher
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci044,14
1841
Ballintoher
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci044,14
1841
Ballintoher
Kerry Reg. 1832:AL Leathanach: Ci044,14
1841
Baile an tóchair, 'town of the causeway'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci044,14
1841
B. an tóchair
pl:AL Leathanach: Ci044,14
1841
Ballantoher
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci044,14
1841
Ballantoher
O'Connell, Rev. J.:AL Leathanach: Ci044,14
1841
Ballintoher
TAB:AL Leathanach: Ci044,14
1841
Ballintogher
"'Ballintogher' in every part of Ireland." [Nóta OD]
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci044,14
2017
ˌbalənˈtoːxər
Áit. Cainteoir: 003, Uimhir : Ci170720
2017
ˌbalənˈtoːxər
Áit. Cainteoir: 005, Uimhir : Ci170720

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