townland
Buaile na Saileach
genitive: Bhuaile na Saileach
validated name
(Irish)
Bunsallagh
(English)

Glossary

buaile, buailidh
English cattle-fold, summer-pasture
sail, saileach
English willow-(tree)

Explanatory note

  • English

    the cattle-fold, summer pasture of the willow-tree(s)

Centrepoint

53.3594, -7.29882 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1563
Boilaghesalloughe
F Leathanach: 479
1573
Balaghesallaughe
F Leathanach: 2371
1577
Boilaghsallagh
F Leathanach: 3171
1607
Boylaghsallagh
CPR Leathanach: 411
1612
Boylensallagh
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 7 J I
1639
Bowlefessallagh (?) Ballinsallagh
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 44 C I
1659
Ballysalough
Cen. Leathanach: 435
1795
Boolnasolough
CGn. Imleabhar: 500.269.312997
1795
Bansologh
CGn. Imleabhar: 500.269.312997
1797
Boolnasolough
CGn. Imleabhar: 518.276.341784
1797
Bansolough (Innéacs)
CGn. Imleabhar: 518.Index
1797
Barrisolough, Croghan
CGn. Imleabhar: 518.276.341784
1798
Boylassalagh
CGn. Imleabhar: 515.438.335453
1800
Ballysolough
CGn. Imleabhar: 526.280.344432
1837
Bantysallagh
Bog Rep. 1810: AL
1837
Bunsollough
BS:AL
1837
Bansolough
Charleville Map 1786:AL
1837
Bun Salach, dirty bottom
OD:AL

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