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Baile an Leasa
genitive: Bhaile an Leasa
(Irish)
Ballinlassa
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead
English ring-fort, enclosure

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county

barony

civil parish

Centrepoint

53.8064, -9.20333latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1617
Lissylaghnaine
CPR Leathanach: 318
1617
Lissiloghnane
Inq.(ME) Leathanach: II.201, 203
1635
Lisselaghran and Carrowmorebrannagh
Straff. Inq. ME Leathanach: §284V
1635
Lissnaghnane, the half qr of
Straff. Inq. ME Leathanach: §285
1635
Lissilaghnane, the qr of
Straff. Inq. ME Leathanach: §286
1635
½ qr in Lissmoghnane and in Carrowmorebrannagh... with Richard Brannagh mc Thomas
Straff. Inq. ME Leathanach: §320
1678
Lissiloghnane and Carrowmurry 2 qrs.
ASE Leathanach: 249
1680
Lishilaghnane 1 qr.
ASE Leathanach: 269
1698
Lissloghnane 1 qr.
Browne's RR
1699
Lisloghnane 1 qr.
Browne's RR
1708c
Lisloghnane 1 qr.
Browne’s Lands Leathanach: I, II
1710c
Lissinoghane & Carrowmarry
CRL Leathanach: 2A.3.16, 57
1787
Lissonoghane [sic]
QRL Leathanach: 2A.6.69, 67
1834
Ballinlassy
TAB Leathanach: §29
1838
Ballinlassa
OC:AL Leathanach: ME056,3
1838
[Ballinlassa]
"In its S. part is an ancient fort on which is a trigonometrical station…there are two other forts…"
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: ME056,3
1838
Ballinlassa
BS:AL Leathanach: ME056,3
1838
Baile an leasa, 'town of the fort'
OD:AL Leathanach: ME056,3

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