townland
Bealach na Beithe
genitive: Bhealach na Beithe
non-validated name
(Irish)
Ballaghnabehy
(English)

Glossary

English way, pass
English birch

Centrepoint

54.2775, -8.09111 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

ˌbalənəˈbehiː
x2
Áit.
ˌbaləhəˈbehə
Áit.
ˌbaləˌhəˈbehiː
Áit.
NÓM
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Bealach-na-Beithige = Pass of the birch tree Hogan, Onomasticon, has Bealach-na-Beithighe in Magh Sleacht, Brefiney. This latter is in the present Co. Cavan. "
Nóta
n/a
"LSO: “Ballaghnabehy (Bealach na Beithe) mentioned in the Annals of the Four Masters at the year – is now the name of a Townland in this Parish” (132:260) "
Nóta
1735
Ballaghnabehy
CGn. Imleabhar: 79.493.57042
1817
Ballaghnabibe
Larkin
1835
Ballaghnabehey
TAB Leathanach: innéacs (60:16/5)
1835
Ballaughnabehey
TAB Leathanach: 10, 11 (60:16/5)
1836
Ballaghbibe
Rec. Name:AL
1836
Ballinabihy
BS:AL
1836
Ballaghnabibe
Larkin (Li)
1836
Beallach na bpaoibe
'a way or passage'
Orme, M.:AL
1836
Ballinabihy
Cullen, D.:AL
1836
Ballaghnabehy
Buck, H.:AL
1836
Ballinaboll
S&V:AL
1836
Bealach na beithe
pl:AL
1836
Bealach na beithe
OD:AL
1836
Ballaghnabehy
OD:AL
2003
Bealach na Beithe
PÓC

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