Balana
genitive: Bhalana
(Irish)
Ballon
(English)

Centrepoint

52.739, -6.76746 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1170c
Balana, Cosfat ó B.
26 Oct. gl.3
FGorm. Leathanach: 204
1204
Balanna
CPL Leathanach: I, 18
1435
Balhyn
CPL Leathanach: viii, 462
1459
Baland
CPL Leathanach: xii, 499
1466
Baland
CPL Leathanach: xii, 499
1495
Ballay
CPL Leathanach: xvi, 456
1502
Ballam, the grange of
CPL Leathanach: xvii, 981
1551
Slaight Coyne (pts of Ballon,)
F Leathanach: 719
1563
Sleight Coyne
F Leathanach: 504
1567
Ballan (rectory)
F Leathanach: 1060
1570c
Ballen
Carew Mss. Leathanach: 635, 87
1576
Ballan
F Leathanach: 2935
1585
Slight Quine's quarter
COD Imleabhar: v, 255
1604
Slightcoyne
CPR
1615
Ballen
CPR Leathanach: 276
1618
Ballane
CPR Leathanach: 411
1619
Ballane
CPR Leathanach: 445
1622
Ballan
CPR Leathanach: 549
1655
Ballin Parish
DS
1660c
Ballin Parish
BSD (Ce)
1685
Ballin (parish)
Hib. Del.
1839
Ballán, a well
OD:AL Leathanach: Ce 6, 39

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