townland
Baile an Réisc
genitive: Bhaile an Réisc
validated name
(Irish)
Ballinreask
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead

Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

Centrepoint

53.7429, -6.30293 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1431
Reskeston
Reg. Swayne Leathanach: 135
1540
Balreske
Ir. Mon. Poss. Leathanach: 232
1622
Resktone, Reskton
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 15
1644
Reskton
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 51
1836
Ballilnreask
AL
1836
baile an riasg
ON:AL
1836
baile reisg; baile réisg, town of the morass;
OK & OC:AL
1836
Ballinreask
OK:AL
1836
Ballyriask
OC:AL

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