townland
Buaile na nDrisneach
genitive: Bhuaile na nDrisneach
validated name
(Irish)
Bohernagrisna
(English)

Glossary

buaile, buailidh
English cattle-fold, summer-pasture

Explanatory note

  • English

    the cattle-fold, summer pasture of the brambles?

Centrepoint

53.3243, -7.67123latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1655-1657
Boolenegrishnagh
DS
1660c
Boolenegrishnagh
BSD (UF) Leathanach: 71
1669
Boolynegrisnagh als Ahandrisly
ASE Leathanach: 218
1685
Ballinegrisna
Hib. Del.
1716
Ballynegrisnagh
CGn. Imleabhar: 21.305.11587
1748
Ballinagrisna
CGn. Imleabhar: 394.350.26059
1823
Ballingrisna
CGn. Imleabhar: 780.200.528135
1837
Ballynagrisney
BM:AL
1837
Boarnagrisna
BS:AL
1837
Ballynagrisnagh
Co. Treas.:AL
1837
Barrygrassney
HCER 1826:AL
1837
Bóthar Na Grisne, roads of the embers
OD:AL
1837
Boarnagrisna
Prop. Map:AL
1837
Ballynagrisnagh
S&V:AL

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