townland
Buaile na Creiche
genitive: Bhuaile na Creiche
(Irish)
Ballinacrea
(English)

Glossary

buaile, buailidh
English cattle-fold, summer-pasture

Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

Centrepoint

52.698, -6.77116latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1544
Bolynekrehe
COD Imleabhar: iv, 260
1552
Bowlyeroye
Carew Mss. Leathanach: 606, 84
1570
Bwolynecrehye
COD Imleabhar: v, 190
1570
Bolencre
COD Imleabhar: v, 191
1601
Bolynecreahy
COD Imleabhar: vi, 113
1607
Bwolinekrehe
CPR Leathanach: 109
1607
Ballynekrehe
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 1 J I
1617
Knocknycry
CPR Leathanach: 338
1660c
Ballinecreagh
BSD (Ce) Leathanach: 71
1704
Bwolinecrea
Butler map
1839
Ballininacrea
Anderson, J., Rector:AL Leathanach: Ce 39, 18
1839
Ballininacrea
Baily, J.B.:AL Leathanach: Ce 39, 18
1839
Boolenacrea
BS:AL Leathanach: Ce 39, 18
1839
Ballinrush
BS:AL Leathanach: Ce 39, 20
1839
Ballenecrea
Morris, R.:AL Leathanach: Ce 39, 18
1839
Baile na Cré, town of the clay
OC:AL Leathanach: Ce 39, 18
1996
buːlnəˈkreː
Áit.
1996
balinəˈkreː
Áit.

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