townland
Baile Sheáin
genitive: Bhaile Sheáin
validated name
(Irish)
Ballyshane
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead

Centrepoint

53.2096, -7.06412latitude, longitude
Irish Grid (with letter)
Computing...
Irish Grid (without letter)
Computing...
Irish Transverse Mercator (ITM)
Computing...

Archival records

scanned image

Historical references

1550
Ballysheane
Offaly Survey
1551
Ballyshane
F Leathanach: 732
1552
Ballyshane
F Leathanach: 1144
1610
Ballishane
CPR Leathanach: 162
1626
Ballishane al' Johnston
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 7 C I
1638
Ballyshane
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 42 C I
1666
Ballyshane, part of Killcloncorkerry alias B.
ASE Leathanach: 54
1667
Ballyshawe and Ballymcgraige
ASE Leathanach: 114
1669
Ballyshane, Killcloncorkery alias
ASE Leathanach: 210
1837
Ballyshane
BS:AL
1837
Ballyshane
Joly Map:AL
1837
Baile Seaain
OD:AL

Please note: Some of the documentation from the archives of the Placenames Branch is available here. It indicates the range of research contributions undertaken by the Branch on this placename over the years. It may not constitute a complete record, and evidence may not be sequenced on the basis of validity. It is on this basis that this material is made available to the public.

Archival and research material provided on this site may be used, subject to acknowledgement. Issues regarding republication or other permissions or copyright should be addressed to logainm@dcu.ie.