townland
Mullach na Saileach
genitive: Mhullach na Saileach
(Irish)
Mulnasillagh
(English)

Glossary

mullach, mullaigh
English hilltop
sail, saileach
English willow-(tree)

Centrepoint

54.0844, -7.88484 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Mullach-na-Saileach = Hill of the sally trees. "
Nóta
1655
Mullaghnesillagh
DS
1659
Mullaghnasallagh
Cen. Leathanach: 562
1660c
Mullensallagh
BSD Leathanach: 8
1668
Mullaghnesillagh
ASE Leathanach: 161:34
1685
Mulenesila
Hib. Del.
1817
Mullunasallagh
Larkin (Li)
1830c
Mullinasilla
TAB Leathanach: (61:16/14) innéacs, 23
1836
Mulnasillagh
BS:AL
1836
Mulnasillagh
Stacke, Capt.:AL
1836
Mullanasallagh
Larkin (Li)
1836
Mullaghnasallagh
HCSR:AL 
1836
Mullach na saileach
pl:AL
1836
Mulla na saileach,
'hill-top of the sallows'
OD:AL
1836
Mulnasillagh
OD:AL

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