townland
An Mullach Bán
genitive: an Mhullaigh Bháin
(Irish)
Mullaghbaun
(English)

Glossary

English white; lea-ground, grassy
mullach, mullaigh
English hilltop

Centrepoint

54.1836, -8.1103latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
"Cf. Mullaghbane AM, FM, TE Mu An Mullach Bán "
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Mullach-Bán = White summit or hill. "
Nóta
* [Féach Greyfield]
Nóta
1629
?Mullaghbane
Inq. Leathanach: 165
1817
Mullaghbaun
Larkin
1834?
Lisdrumcullebana
TAB Leathanach: Innéacs (60:16/8)
1834?
Lisdrumcullibane or Mullaghbane
TAB Leathanach: 59 (60:16/8)
1836
Mullaghbawn
BS:AL
1836
Mullaghbawn
Larkin (Li)
1836
Mullaghbaun
Buck, H.:AL
1836
Mullaghbawn
O'Donovan, I.:AL
1836
Mullagh-bawn
OD:AL
1836
Mullaghbane
"There is a fort, 'Lios drum cullaidh bán'."*
Peace, Clerk of:AL
1836
Mullach bán
'white summit'
OD:AL
1836
Mullaghbaun
OD:AL

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