townland
An Bealach Mór
genitive: an Bhealaigh Mhóir
(Irish)
Ballaghmore
(English)

Glossary

English way, pass
English great, big

Centrepoint

52.7086, -6.79327 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1617
Ballaghmore, Bally-Redmond, and Killeine
CPR Leathanach: 338
1659
Ballamore
Cen. Leathanach: 355
1660c
Belaghmore
BSD (Ce) Leathanach: 71
1704
Ballaghmore
Butler map
1728
Ballaghmore
CGn. Leathanach: 57.350.38822
1839
Ballaghmore
Anderson, J., Rector:AL Leathanach: Ce 39, 14
1839
Ballaghmore
Baily, J.B.:AL Leathanach: Ce 39, 14
1839
Ballaghmore
BS:AL Leathanach: Ce 39, 14
1839
Ballaghmore
Morris, R.:AL Leathanach: Ce 39, 14
1839
Bealach Mór, great road or pass
OD:AL Leathanach: Ce 39, 14
1839
Bealach mór
pl OC:AL Leathanach: Ce 39, 14

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