townland
Bán an Aitinn
genitive: Bhán an Aitinn
validated name
(Irish)
Bawnanattin
(English)

Glossary

English white; lea-ground, grassy
aiteann, aitinn, aitinne
English furze, gorse

Centrepoint

52.6808, -7.8314latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1. 1654 In Thurles there is a faire house... with a Castle and severall Turretts upon the Bawne... CS I 53 (an baile seo mar chuid de lands of Thurles CS I 53, DS)
Nóta
2. Teorantach le Bawntameena bf
Nóta
1812
Ba(un)anattin
CGn. Leathanach: 647.553.448602
1818
Bawnanattin
CGn. Leathanach: 725.473.495408
1840
Bawnanathin
AL
1840
bán an aitinn
OC:AL
1991
ˌbɑːnəˈnatn
Nóta Leathanach: C830A142
1991
ˌbɑːˈnatn
Nóta Leathanach: C829B100, C829B126

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