townland
Breacaire Beag
genitive: Bhreacaire Beag
(Irish)
Brackary Beg
(English)

Glossary

beag, big
English small

Centrepoint

54.3336, -8.16411 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman Breacaraigh = speckled or variegated land."
Nóta
1654-66
Breakrey
CS X Leathanach: X, 96
1817
Brackerrybeg
Larkin
1835?
Brackreybeg
TAB Leathanach: Innéacs, 7, 9 (59:16/2)
1836
Brackreybeg
BS:AL
1836
Brackerrybeg
Larkin (Li)
1836
Brackreybeg
Bar. Cons.:AL
1836
Breac rae-beag
Orme, M.:AL
1836
Brackrybeg
Cullen, D.:AL
1836
Brackerybeg
Buck, H.:AL
1836
Breacaire beg
pl:AL
1836
Breacaire beag
'speckled land (little)'
OD:AL
1836
Brackary beg
OD (corr.):AL

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