Baile an Tobair
genitive: Bhaile an Tobair
(Irish)
Ballintober
(English)

Other names

Ballintubber
local name
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead
English well

Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

electoral district

Centrepoint

53.7599, -9.28314latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1608
Ballintobber, the lands of
CPR Leathanach: 126
1619
Ballintobber
CPR Leathanach: 443
1635
the abbey or monastery of Ballintobber with the appurtenances and 4 qrs of land
Straff. Inq. ME Leathanach: 309V
1661
Ballintobber Abby
BSD (ME) Leathanach: 118
1685
Ballintobber
Hib. Del.
1830
Ballintobber
Bald Leathanach: 19
1834
Ballentubber
TAB Leathanach: §30
1838
Ballintubber
BS:AL Leathanach: ME025,4
1838
Ballintuber
"See Parish" [dúch];
Map of Property 1826:AL Leathanach: ME025,4
1838
[Ballintober]
"Antiquities an abbey in ruins which serves as a Roman Catholic Chapel & one fort" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: ME025,4

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