townland
Baile Héad
genitive: Bhaile Héad
(Irish)
Ballyhade
(English)

Centrepoint

52.8745, -6.8447 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1302-6
Heywode, chapel de
Pap. Tax. Leathanach: 243
1311
Haywodeston
RBO Leathanach: 13
1311
Heywodiston
RBO Leathanach: 22
1530c
Villa Heywod
Rep. Vir. Leathanach: 206
1544
Ballehewede
COD Leathanach: IV, 324
1586
Balleheade
F Leathanach: 4950
1604
Ballihewitt or Ballihead
CPR Leathanach: 58
1620
Ballyhead
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 5 J I, Nóta eolais: (Ceatharlach)
1654
Balleheade
CS VIII Leathanach: 108
1655
Ballyhayd
DS
1659
Bally head and halfe BallyneKill
Cen. Leathanach: 405
1660c
Ballyhead
BSD (RIA)
1664
Balleheade
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 6 C II
1680
Ballyhead & Ballynebarney
ASE Leathanach: 265
1685
Ballihaid
Hib. Del.
1734
Ballyhead
CGn. Leathanach: 76.394.55021
1765
Ballyhead
CGn. Leathanach: 245.1.156543
1783
Ballyheath
Taylor (Cill Dara)
1807
Ballyhead
Stat. Surv. (CD) Leathanach: 211
1826
Ballahade
TAB
1837
Ballyhade
BS:AL Leathanach: 1,15
1837
Ballyhade
Cess Applot. 1829:AL Leathanach: 1,15
1837
Ballyhade
Burton, F.:AL Leathanach: 1,15
1837
Balleheade
Inq. C II:AL Leathanach: 1,15
1837
Baile Éid, 'Aide's town or Hade's town'
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,15
1837
Ballyhade
pl:AL Leathanach: 1,15
1837
Aide's town
"I know people of this name." [Nóta OD]
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,15
1837
Ballyhade
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,15
2009-2010
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