townland
An Baile Glas
genitive: an Bhaile Ghlais
(Irish)
Ballyglass
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead
English green, grey

Centrepoint

53.6388, -8.98227latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1617
Balliglasse
Inq.(ME) Leathanach: II.247
1618
Balliglas, Balliglass ows Balliaspaine?
And Blake Fitzpatrick
CPR:AL Leathanach: 394a
1618
Fitzpatrick... Balliglas and the four quarters otherwise Balliaspaine
CPR Leathanach: 394
1623
Ballyglasse
John Moore
Straff. Inq. ME Leathanach: 90
1631
Ballyglasse
Inq.(ME) Leathanach: III.373
1635
Ballyglasse, 4 qrs of
Straff. Inq. ME Leathanach: 131
1635
Ballyglasse, 4 qrs of
Straff. Inq. ME Leathanach: 144V, 154V
1660c
Balliglasse
John Blake
BSD Leathanach: 60
1661
Balliglasse 3 qrs.... Carroskeaghan 1 qr. of Ballyglasse
BSD (ME) Leathanach: 60
1666
Ballyglasse
ASE Leathanach: 93b
1672c
Balloghglasse
Hib. Del.
1677
Ballyglasse and Carrowskehan, 4 qrs of
ASE Leathanach: 239b
1685c
Balloghglasse
Hib. Del.
1710c
Ballyglass, 3 qrs of
CRL Leathanach: 2A.3.16, 138b
1710c
4 qrs of Ballyglass and Carrowskehane
CRL Leathanach: 2A.3.16, 141b
1710c
Ballyglasse
CRL Leathanach: 2A.3.16, 154a
1787
Ballyglass 3 qrs of
QRL Leathanach: 2A.6.70, 514
1787
Ballyglasse
QRL Leathanach: 2A.6.70, 585
1823c
Ballyglass
TAB Leathanach: 63
1830
Ballyglass
Bald
1838
Baile Glas
pl:AL Leathanach: ME048,4
1838
Ballyglasse
Strafford:AL Leathanach: ME048,4
1838
Baile glas, 'green town'
OD:AL Leathanach: ME048,4
1838
Ballyglass
OC:AL Leathanach: ME048,4
1838
[Ballyglass]
"There is a R.C. chapel and monument in the S.W. end of this townland" [Desc. Rem.];
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: ME048,4
1838
Ballyglass
dúch dearg:AL Leathanach: ME048,4
1838
Ballyglass
Letter Info:AL Leathanach: ME048,4
1838
Ballyglass
BS:AL Leathanach: ME048,4
1838
Ballyglass
Cess Bk., Gibson:AL Leathanach: ME048,4

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