townland
Béal Átha Uí Mhaonaigh
genitive: Bhéal Átha Uí Mhaonaigh
validated name
(Irish)
Ballymooney
(English)

Glossary

English ford
English opening, approach, mouth
Ó, Uí

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the ford-mouth of Ó Maonaigh
    Ó Maonaigh — sloinne

  • English

    the ford-mouth of Ó Maonaigh
    Ó Maonaigh — surname

Centrepoint

53.2534, -7.35576 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1550
Ballaghe, the
Offaly Survey
1550
Bealaghymone
Offaly Survey
1550
Biallaghmone
Offaly Survey
1550
Clapper, the
Offaly Survey
1550
Feaghnekillenmore
Offaly Survey
1550
Laaghnesaghtnacre
Offaly Survey
1550
Laynecurraghetarsne
Offaly Survey
1550
Logmonedowe
Offaly Survey
1550
Wallaghymone
Offaly Survey
1551
Beallaghymoyne
F Leathanach: 690
1558c
Bailloughe Amony
P.R.O.L. Leathanach: 63/7
1563
Balloughomoyne
F Leathanach: 532
1603
Ballaghomoyn
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 1 J I
1611
Ballaghamone and Annagharmoy, Balliranie Clonebrocke
CPR Leathanach: 210
1612
Bealaghivoony
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 8 J I
1620
Beallaghymone
CPR Leathanach: 468
1630
Ballaghmoone
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 15 C I
1659
Ballymoony
Cen. Leathanach: 439
1660c
Ballaughmoney & Annaghorroy
BSD (UF) Leathanach: 57
1837
Ballymooney
BS:AL
1837
Bealach Múghna
OD:AL

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