townland
Achadh an Bhile
genitive: Achadh an Bhile
non-validated name
(Irish)
Aghavilla
(English)

Glossary

achadh, -ach
English field

Explanatory note

  • English

    the field of the (large, sacred) tree

Centrepoint

54.0878, -7.47261 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1609
Agauelly
MEC
1611
Aghanilly
Inq. Ult. Uimhir: 26 Car. I
1624
Aghevilly
Inq. Ult. Uimhir: 11 Car. I
1628
Aghaganilly
Inq. Ult. Uimhir: 26 Car. I
1641
Aghavilla
Inq. Ult. Uimhir: 2 Car. II
1642
Agavilly
Dep. 1641 Leathanach: 269
1659
Aghavilla
Inq. Ult. Uimhir: 6 Car. II
1660c
Aghowvilleay
BSD
1836
Aghavilla
OD:AL Leathanach: Ca019,3
1836
Aghavilla
BS:AL Leathanach: Ca019,3
1836
Aughavilla
Cess Bk:AL Leathanach: Ca019,3
1836
Aughavilla
TAB Leathanach: Ca019,3
1836
Aughaveily
CM:AL Leathanach: Ca019,3
1836
Aghaville
Lanesborough Survey 1809: Leathanach: Ca019,3
1836
Aghavilly
Commonwealth Survey:AL Leathanach: Ca019,3
1836
Aghavilla
Inq. C II:AL Leathanach: Ca019,3
1836
Aghevilla
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: Ca019,3
1836
Achadh bhile, 'field of the tree'
"a field" [pl scriosta];
OD:AL Leathanach: Ca019,3

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