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electoral district

townland

townland
Baile an Bhile
genitive: Bhaile an Bhile
non-validated name
(Irish)
Ballinvilla
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead

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county

barony

civil parish

electoral district

Centrepoint

53.8808, -9.26524latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1661
Lagavilly 2 qrs.
BSD (ME) Leathanach: 135
1661
Knocknavilley ½ Qr.
BSD (ME) Leathanach: 136
1661
Lagavilley
BSD (ME) Leathanach: 138
1669
Ballyvilly 2 qrs.
ASE Leathanach: 192
1710c
Knockavilly ½ qr
CRL Leathanach: 2A.3.16, 71
1744
Knockvilly
CGn. Imleabhar: 114.319.79086
1750
Knockvilly otherwise Knockevally
CGn. Imleabhar: 142.274.95484
1787
Ballinvally
QRL Leathanach: 2A.6.69, 60
1811
Ballinvilla
Bald Bog Map Leathanach: 2
1830
Ballinvilla
Bald Leathanach: 13
1835
Ballinvilla
TAB Leathanach: §24
1838
[Ballinvilla]
"Lough-a-keel is situated in the S. part of this townland & on its eastern boundary - Cappagh Lough. In the central part is Ballinvilla House from which about 30 chains N.E. stands an ancient fort...on the central part of this fort is an entrance to a cave" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: ME014,5
1838
Ballinville
Strafford:AL Leathanach: ME014,5
1838
Baile an bhil:e, 'town of the old tree'
OD:AL Leathanach: ME014,5
1838
Ballinvilla
OC:AL Leathanach: ME014,5
1838
Ballinvilla
BS:AL Leathanach: ME014,5
1838
Ballinvilla
BM:AL Leathanach: ME014,5
1838
Ballinvilla
CM:AL Leathanach: ME014,5
1838
Ballenvillie
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: ME014,5

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