townland
Baile na mBreatnach
genitive: Bhaile na mBreatnach
non-validated name
(Irish)
Walshestown
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead

Centrepoint

53.1602, -6.77988latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1540
Walcheston
Ir. Mon. Poss. Leathanach: 158
1552
Walsheston
F Leathanach: 1131 Ed.
1568
Walcheston
F Leathanach: 1216
1569
Walsheston
F Leathanach: 1268
1580
Walsheton
F Leathanach: 3671
1582
Waleston
F Leathanach: 3972
1603
Walsheston
CPR Leathanach: 36
1605
Walshton
CPR Leathanach: 74
1612
Walshton
CPR Leathanach: 229
1655
Walshestowne
DS
1659
Welshes towne
Cen. Leathanach: 400
1660c
Tymolin
BSD (CD) Leathanach: 45
1660c
Walshestowne
BSD (CD) Leathanach: 45
1685
Walshestowne
Hib. Del.
1707-1838
Walshestown
Longfield: Baronies (CD) Leathanach: 21F34 (6)
1746
Walshestowne
CGn. Leathanach: 121.454.83684
1752
Welshestown
Noble & Keenan Co. Map
1760
Welshestown
Wolfe Est. Maps Leathanach: 3876 (18)
1783
Welshestown Ca. Rs.
Taylor (Cill Dara)
1837
Walshestown
BS:AL Leathanach: 1,21
1837
Walshestown
Teacher (Divine):AL (CD) Leathanach: 1,21
1837
Walshestown
Crowly, M.:AL Leathanach: 1,21
1837
Walsh'stown
Cess Applot. Bk. 1830:AL (CD) Leathanach: 1,21
1837
Walshestown
Nowlan, T. Rev.:AL Leathanach: 1,21
1837
Walshestown
School register:AL Leathanach: 1,21
1837
Walsestn
[Map]
Stat. Survey (CD):AL Leathanach: 1,21
1837
Walshestowne
DS Dist. Bk.:AL Leathanach: 1,21
1837
Welchestowne
DS Map:AL Leathanach: 1,21
1837
Walsheston
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: 1,21
1837
Walsheston
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: 1,21
1837
Walsheton
Inq. H VIII (Archdall):AL Leathanach: 1,21
1837
Walsheston
Deed X Eliz.:AL Leathanach: 1,21
1837
Walsheston
Inq. J I (Archdall):AL Leathanach: 1,21
1837
Walshestown
OD:AL Leathanach: 1,21
2009-2010
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